How to raise feminist boys

How to raise feminist boys

Contribute to eradicating rape culture? Want to raise good humans? Want your kids to grow up knowing what consent is and that it matters? Raise feminist boys.

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy: Keep a positive log, increase your positive thinking learn to cope

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy: Keep a positive log, increase your positive thinking learn to cope

Blog post: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy: Keep a positive log, increase your positive thinking learn to cope

A letter to my 12-year old self

You aren’t going to want to hear this. You’re headstrong, stubborn, independent and determined. These are all qualities which will be useful later in life, but… you should hear me out. I write this because I know what happens next. I know what you were forced to do, how you suffered then and for so […]

Menstrual taboos

Menstrual taboos

I grew up in a moderately traditional Indian/Hindu household and every month when my period decided to pay me a visit, there were strict rules which had to be followed. “You’re not allowed to go to the Mandir (temple)”. “You’re not allowed to participate in [insert random religious activity here]”. “You can attend but sit […]

Let’s talk about sex (and find our voices)

Let’s talk about sex (and find our voices)

My thoughts about a fabulous TED Talk by Meera Vijayann entitled ‘Find your voice against gender violence’