random quote #9

… I just want you to know I can see through your masks

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The Woman Walks – between glorified victories and sad defeats

“Between the glorified words that eternize our moments of courage and heroism and raise us up to their victorious ideals, and the typified words that perpetuate our moments of fear and defeat and pound us deeper down into their sad reality, we exist.”
On writing, women, being (and being a woman I guess), give me a blog-warming read.

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… and still you will not see us, or have us fight our fight

We are here, and we will not be silenced; we will not be scared off our streets and political action; we will not retreat to whatever sheltered bubbles any classist illusions of social standing or gender roles afford us; we will not be confined to what you tell us are our appropriate places and spaces; we will not be intimidated, we will not be shamed.
[warning: post contains video with strong images of mob sexual assault]

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إزدراء

Persecution and prosecution of thought alarmingly on the rise in Egypt. Religious sanctities and public order are the ball and chain on our expression, our consciousness, our lives.
Revisiting an old entry – the rage is still there, and so is even more contempt for everything I am told is sacred.

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