You Knew

Lately, I have been seeing Harvey Weinstein's face surrounded by those of his victims everywhere I go. From the grocery store to Twitter, the faces of Hollywood Survivors follow me. One one hand I feel as if the billion or so women who understand what rape and sexual abuse feel like have won a victory. … Continue reading You Knew

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Still Angry

I am struck by how angry I am - it's been awhile since I've been this angry. I am watching "The Butler" on Netflix, and I am curious as I sit here watching a man having just been shot for defending his wife against the white slave owner that raped her. Was it her fault … Continue reading Still Angry

You Don’t What It Is Like To Be Me

This post is dedicated to Heather Heyer, who died on August 12th, 2017, standing up against Nazi Fascists in Charlottesville, Virginia. There are no words to describe the amazing woman you are. Your life was stolen far too early. May you somehow, rest in peace. - Devon         This post may offend … Continue reading You Don’t What It Is Like To Be Me

The Normalization of Rape MUST end: Her name was Lynette Daley and she was RAPED – She deserved better.

**HEADS UP The original Article was posted on the Sun, not NYP - not that this makes it any better**  I am so utterly disgusted with the New York Post - and I am sure that in your pretty sparkling town in your well-known paper I'm just another blogger who's opinion doesn't matter but I … Continue reading The Normalization of Rape MUST end: Her name was Lynette Daley and she was RAPED – She deserved better.

Am I going to die too?

I think about death every day - not every minute of every day, but every single day I think about death. I wonder if I am going to make it if I am going to see my dreams become a reality if I will have the chance to raise my children and live a life … Continue reading Am I going to die too?

Why does OJ Simpson Matter??

On the day of November 4th, 1994, I like every student of St. James Elementary and Jr. High school, I sat in my classroom (science) and listened as the Principal relayed the verdict of O.J. Simpson through the PA System. I don't know about the other kids in my science class, but I personally didn't … Continue reading Why does OJ Simpson Matter??