My Journey through Female Shame in Erin Williams’ ‘Commute’

Content Warning: Mentions of sexual abuse. I have been procrastinating writing this post for a long time – primarily because I read the book about five months ago and because it was recommended to me by two members of staff from my favourite local bookstore Vibes and Scribes. I want to do both the book… Continue reading My Journey through Female Shame in Erin Williams’ ‘Commute’

On Lesbian Loneliness: My Lesbian Experience with Loneliness (1/3)

Over the next few weeks I am going to write a three-part series on lesbian loneliness. The inspiration for these posts comes from Nagata Kabi’s graphic novel/manga My Lesbian Experience with Loneliness and her two-part sequel series My Solo Exchange Diary (volumes one and two). I will be drawing heavily from Nagata’s narrative, including quotes,… Continue reading On Lesbian Loneliness: My Lesbian Experience with Loneliness (1/3)