Disabled people have been talking about how inaccessible the TTC has been for decades. Some stations have no elevators; elevators that do exist constantly breakdown. Older streetcar…… Read more “5 Things You Can Do To Make The TTC More Accessible Right Now”
I’ve always been an angry person, but over the past few years I’ve gotten even angrier. I’ve dealt with a lot over the last few years. I…… Read more “Misplaced Resentment: Internalized Oppression in Our Communities”
As it is probably quite clear, I am a big fan of true crime. But my feelings for true crime are not so cut and dry.
In June I started a summer job. It’s not a particularly high paying job, but it’s the highest paying I’ve ever had. It’s also one of the…… Read more “Accommodated: The Difference Accessibility Makes In The Workplace”
Welcome to True Crime Tuesday! This is a monthly series for the first Tuesday of the month where I write about different things true crime and horror…… Read more “Why I Love True Crime”
Last month I attended a psychiatrist appointment as part of the process to access accommodations both through ODSP and through my university accessibility office. This was my…… Read more “An E-mail To The Social Worker Who Recommended I Needed Yoga”
CW: description of sexual assault, internalized victim-blaming, rape culture Today my news feed was filled with Me too. I’ve scrolled past it from countless friends and acquaintances.…… Read more “Me Too: What Happened At the Con”
CW: detailed description of public harassment by a visibly mentally ill person, racism, ableism, sanism, police violence Yesterday I woke up deep in a depressive episode. I…… Read more “When Performing Whiteness Still Can’t Keep You Safe”
I was in an uncomfortable situation a few weeks ago, and every time I think about it, all of these hurt and upset feelings come up. I…… Read more “Who Gets To Police Language?”
Today I had planned to write a fun blog post about my gender. It was going to involve a photoshoot and outfit changes. I’m genderfluid, so I often find myself identifying along different parts of masculinity and femininity – often at the same time. I’ve coordinated my wardrobe, my hair, everything about how I present to allow for this constant shifting. But the more I thought about letting people in on that, the less I wanted to share.