Category: women’s issues

Thoughts on TV shows, movies, a Netflix comedy, being childfree, sexuality and other life updates

I recently watched the live-action version of The Lion King and I’ll start with this: I’m happy that they didn’t take out the very beginning song that’s in the original version of this movie. But it hurts my heart that they got different-sounding singers to sing “The Circle of Life” and other popular songs in …

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Assorted podcast thoughts, frustrating life updates, TV shows, website updates and women’s rights

So I recently re-read the “About Me” page on my website. Because I couldn’t remember whether I’d included the fact that I’m blind in it or not. I knew that I’d covered pretty much everything else in said section about myself that I’d thought was important. And honestly, I don’t even know what made me …

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TV show thoughts, a fun adventure with a friend, controversial opinions and other reflections

When I posted my last blog entry, I forgot to talk about how some of the MyChart appp settings are weird. So the first time I’d tried to put in for a medication refill, I submitted a refill request through said app. And then since I didn’t have any luck getting the desired results with …

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Thoughts on accessibility, Netflix shows, people’s rights and the end of the year

In the thread in Have a Gay Day where I talked about people making choices for themselves that are different from the ones toxic family members may have made for them, one response I wrote to someone’s comment reads:Good for you for making a choice that you know is best for your life!! My mom …

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Things that make me ANGRY

Note: some of the things on this list happen to me far more often than they should, while others happen less often. Also, some of them are disability-related. But I think having them all in one list is great. One more thing though: these are not in any specific order, because there are so many …

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Whaat being a feminist means to me

To me, being a feminist means supporting all minority groups, whether that’s disabled individuals, folks in the LGBTQ+ community, religious people of any religious affiliation, people of color (POC) or any other human beings I can’t think of at the moment.To be a feminist for me, means intersectionality, especially given that I’m in more than …

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More thoughts on atheism, podcasts and assorted relationship thoughts

In a recent episode of TED Radio Hour that I listened to, the first guest on the show was a man who talked about a major cultural difference between the United States and Japan. More specifically though, this cultural difference was that in the United States, we human beings are very competitive in nature. Whereas …

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Assorted Podcast Thoughts, relationship thoughts, thoughts on atheism and more misconceptions about blindness

I recently listened to an episode of the Invisibilia podcast that told stories about what it’s like to have Artificial Intelligence (AI) in our world. And the stories that were told, mainly discussed how we human beings can become attached to artificial intelligence because of how AI can at times seem so real to us. …

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List of Things I’m Thankful for, November 2019

For years I’ve seen people post on social media about things that they’re thankful for; however *I’ve* never actually done something like that myself, until *this* year. And so my list reads as follows:Day one: I’m thankful for every day that I get to remain alive.Day two: I’m thankful for music because no matter what …

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Thoughts on Different Aspects of My Multiple Disabilities, More Thoughts on Sexuality, and Upcoming Excitement

So I recently told my caretaker about my bitch about men telling lesbians that they just haven’t met ‘the right guy.’ His response? “Every guy thinks that!” Me, internally, and how do you *not* see that as being a problem? Ugh!! Because lots of people believe in religion in some form or other too, but …

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