The Secret of Sugar Water (2017), Now Available!

Greetings Beloveds! I can’t believe I’ve written another book. It’s surreal, still. I’m so excited because I’ve wanted to share some things I’ve been working on but wasn’t sure how best to do so. Then, I quit my job, embraced the idea of a “break”, remembered the holidays are coming, and decided to release this […]

Feminists Don’t Get Dickmatized

(En Español) I already know that, by giving this piece the title I selected, most folks will react before reading. Such is the nature of this “140 Era” in which we live, I guess. If you’ve made it this far, allow me to explain my point of view. I will say it again: Feminists don’t […]

The Perfect Woman?

This article was tweeted onto my timeline and I was quite fascinated by it. It is based on a photo with the caption ” 1912’s Perfect Woman Was From Brooklyn, Weighed 171 Lbs, Had Pear-Shaped Body   We regularly see cyclical, disturbing discussions about the physical aspects of womanhood and what makes a woman a […]

Oh, To Be A Woman…

*NOTE* This is a follow up to an earlier post I wrote about being a Black Feminist Sub. Check that out for more thoughts. “I do not want to be the leader. I refuse to be the leader. I want to live darkly and richly in my femaleness. I want a man lying over me, […]

Feminists Have Feelings, Too

I have this belief that everyone should be “feminist”, meaning that everyone should support equal rights for women. I understand, however, that the label has been politicized and distorted over time, by both men and women, and many people refuse to embrace it. There is a lot of baggage that comes with self-identifying as a […]

“If You Don’t Do It, The Next Woman Will”

We’ve all heard the idea that what you won’t do, the next woman will, right? Well, I think perpetuating this idea if ridiculous and I have a few words to say about it  

Sex And The 23 Year Old

June 2012 is Guest Blogger Month here at FeministaJones.Com. I solicited a few bloggers, writers, poets, etc to contribute posts lending their perspectives and experiences on feminism, sexuality, relationships, liberation, sex, and everything this blog is about. I hope you enjoy their contributions as much as I have.   I was a late bloomer practically […]