Do you profess to be a feminist?
Or are you still thinking about it? Are you a half feminist then? A not so good/ bad feminist perhaps?
If one yields to half feminism or bad feminism, why would they identify as a feminist in the first place you may ask?
If you’re anything like me, you’re probably
too nice to be feminist. Yet too feminist to be nice.
‘A mess, full of contradictions.’
The other day, I smiled at him, a moon sized smile. To be honest I was cringing as I listened to his flippant platitudes of entitlement.
Words-entitlement-words-entitlement, seeped through this
scrubs mans mouth. But I smiled. Tap-tap, that’s a lesson ladies, In case you inattentively missed that scrubs.
- A good woman always honors a man. To achieve this you must hide some words, better yet erase some words edit-edit-edit till they sound like nothing you were trying to say. Be reminded-different people read your posts. Your
maleor whitefriends may read your writing, refrain from sounding disillusioned and hyperbolic and too blackangry nobody did it to you.
Really this must stop. Note to self: this conversation is about feminism, race aside today. Besides, we are all part of the
human race what? erasure-erasure-erasure. A mess of contradictions. Continue reading “Too nice to be feminist, too feminist to be nice.”