Category Archives: Femme Scene

November 14

15 Feminist Holiday Gifts to Smash the Patriarchy

Whether your girl is a member of the #PantsuitNation or if she is just in need of a bit of feminine strength, there is no better time to show her that she is a #bosslady than during the holiday season.

October 26

WE REMEMBER THE PRECIOUS BABIES WE CARRIED, BUT NEVER HELD

By: Rhea Anae-Agapay As October is pregnancy and infant loss awareness month, I have decided to share my story. I’ve learned over the past few months that this stuff happens so often to so many women. We as women just keep it to ourselves and bottle up all the emotional trauma that goes along with […]

October 17

I WISH SOMEONE TOLD ME IT WAS OK TO STRUGGLE

Editor’s Note: This post was first published on the blog, Mothering Beyond Expectations.  By: Brittany Rollins Before I had kids, I was an expert in parenting. I’m not sure what gave me such confidence in it because I hadn’t been around babies all that much, but I was certain that it would come naturally. There […]

October 02

Dare to Dream: Rachel Wayne Tackles Social Issues Through Entertainment

DreamQuilt, LLC, a mixed-styles arts and entertainment production company, aims to bring people and resources together for creative projects and promote dialogue on current social issues.

August 08

A LETTER OF APOLOGY TO MY LAST BORN

  I don’t know how I found the following post. I stumbled upon it somehow, and I’m glad that I did. You see, I am a “last born,” a last born by far. Before entering kindergarten, my days were spent at home with my mom. She would let me drink leftover cold coffee (for which […]

July 31

50 Ways to Awaken Your Inner Boss Lady:

I try to live my life with daily affirmations that I’m a bad bitch, but every once in a while, I get in a rut.

June 27

FORGET ME KNOTS

FROM A PLACE OF HARDSHIP AND DARKNESS, DEALING WITH ANOREXIA AND DEPRESSION, TAYLLOR LEMPHERS FOUND HERSELF CAUGHT UP IN THE LIE THAT SHE WAS NOT ENOUGH. UNTIL ONE DAY SHE STOPPED RUNNING FROM THE PAST, AND STARTED TO UNDERSTAND HER VALUE. AND TODAY, THROUGH HER JEWELRY BUSINESS, FORGET ME KNOTS (FMKS), SHE ALLOWS HER JOURNEY TO SERVE AS A BEACON OF LIGHT TO WOMEN ACROSS THE WORLD. THIS IS HER STORY.