I landed my first feminist internship when I was a freshman in college. And I hear it everywhere in my circles, too. Even the book Girlboss is guilty of it. We resist and deny their maturity, their adulthood, and their true power.
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I’m a Fifty-Year-Old Mom. I Just Had Sex in the Back Seat of a Car.
O n a hot and humid night last June, I steered my car over twisting country roads toward a small lakeside town for a romantic rendezvous. I had spent the day at a funeral, reflecting on the fact that at fifty, I had more miles behind me than ahead. Oddly, my paramour had also spent the day at a funeral, and as the summer sun disappeared we made plans to meet halfway between our towns for a drink.
If you have a teenage girl in your life -- or if you have ever been a teenage girl -- drop everything you are doing right now and read this excerpt from an amazing personal essay by writer Meghan Harper. Those girls, man. They take all that energy, all that circulating fire in their veins, and instead of letting it destroy them, they choose to love, ferociously.