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Girls who rock

I saw a post recently about a bar that supposedly banned female fronted bands because "girls can't sing rock music" and it infuriated me. As a girl who likes rock music, my whole life has been spent being told that it's a boys scene, and when I was in bands, being the "female bassist" was… Continue reading Girls who rock

Opinion

Like a girl

I don't like the concept that a girl can't be pretty and smart, or that we can't be girly and intelligent. These things are not mutually exclusive. I do not take well to being told to be more "ladylike", as being "ladylike" implicates sitting there looking pretty, or being a good little house wife; I… Continue reading Like a girl