So I Played Heavy Rain, and I Have Some Thoughts (244/365)

So I've been playing a lot of games with multiple choices and a level of interactivity mainly because my sister keeps getting them, now I wrote about Detroit: Become Human and how amazing the game is but I'm starting to notice a trend with the person who created this gam, David Cage, and his other … Continue reading So I Played Heavy Rain, and I Have Some Thoughts (244/365)

Stop Writing Strong Female Characters (204/365)

We've all been there, watching a show, movie, web toon, anime atc and then there is that character, the strong woman. The one who's supposed to be there for women to look up to and men to want to be with, the one that is supposed to make feminists happy alongside giving positive role models … Continue reading Stop Writing Strong Female Characters (204/365)

I Tried Being The ‘Cool Girl’ As a Kid, and It Wasn’t Fun… (74/365)

Growing up one of the main things I remember trying to do is to 'not be like other girls'. I'm not sure where it started, but at some point I (alongside many other girls) saw feminine traits as bad. So being girly went from normal to being weak, shallow and ultimately annoying. The idea of … Continue reading I Tried Being The ‘Cool Girl’ As a Kid, and It Wasn’t Fun… (74/365)

I’ve Been The Woke Pixie Dream Girl (37/365)

The manic pixie dream girl is one of those terms that float around so much that it's redefining how we're looking at how women are portrayed on the big screen. The trope refers to 'caricature describes wacky women whose life purpose is to take broody men on a journey of self-discovery, to lighten up and enjoy their … Continue reading I’ve Been The Woke Pixie Dream Girl (37/365)