Young girl groped at school

Careful, this post might be upsetting.  I still remember it like it was yesterday. I still feel the anger, the shame, and the powerlessness even though I had done nothing wrong apart from being female.  It was a school day like every other day. Waiting outside in the rain, in the early morning. A small… Continue reading Young girl groped at school

Boss tells new female employee to settle at his place

I wonder to how many women this happened. My boss told me to settle at his bachelor pad. A few years ago, I was looking for a job. It was rather complicated to find a suitable position. I used to work internationally, to go to Asia, organise events, and was writing a lot. Back in… Continue reading Boss tells new female employee to settle at his place

Bully tears off hair of young school girl

Since I wrote this short autobiographical piece in 2014, I cut my hair again. It looks like one never really heals from bullying. I find that some schools, particularly where I used to live,  still don’t implement efficient anti-bullying interventions. Until very recently, I had been wearing my hair short. Short as in shorter than men’s… Continue reading Bully tears off hair of young school girl