New year, new me?

New year, new me?

Before I start: I know. It's been 873 years since I last did a post (and that is no exaggeration). I was always thiiis close to writing one, but then life got in the way. I thought I would give you guys an update of what is going on in my life, and then end [...]

O.C.Dear

O.C.Dear

For the past few weeks, I have been attending therapy on campus, every Friday at 14:00 after work with Winnie. I was very nervous before attending, as I have a fear that people won't believe my mental illnesses, or take them seriously. I did what I usually do: obsessively research what to expect from your [...]

Barbie as a Feminist Icon?

Barbie as a Feminist Icon?

Barbie has never really been viewed favourably by Feminists. She represents very typical male-perspective impossibly high beauty standards for women. Her body is majorly disproportioned with loooong legs and boobs so big they MUST cause back problems. She represents decadent white America, teaching toxic beauty perceptions. Yet, a study into Barbie's career over the years [...]