Former therapist turned writer. 1st novel from Sands Press coming Fall 2019. Follow me FB or Insta @CrystalJackson.writer or at www.crystaljacksonwriter.com
Equal rights mean everyone will have an equitable distribution of rights, which means that men won’t have more rights than women but also won’t have less. Men will lose privileges conveyed on them based on gender but won’t lose any rights.
I’m not at all bitter, so you may be projecting here. I’m simply stating that women need to stop demonizing former partners because they’ve been given one side of the story of those relationships. Instead, it would be healthier to acknowledge that the version of the person we know and love may have been at a different developmental period earlier in…
Unfortunately, I’ve had partners who took me asking them to help in the house as “mothering” them when I was communicating with them like an adult, a partner who should have been helping without being told it was needed. Men who don’t want to be referred to as children or boys should stop acting that way, to be honest. It usually doesn’t come from nothing.
Personal growth may develop over time, and no one called anyone else “stupid”. Instead, I’m pointing out that we all have the potential for growth. In my relationship, he could have worked on his issues or agreed to go to couples’ counseling and yet didn’t. He made a choice not to put in the effort for me and chose to do so for someone else. It was…
That’s not a feminist thing. That’s not feminism at all.
Other women don’t cause behavioral issues in men; men’s behavioral issues come from themselves, not other partners. Many of those problems may stem from childhood, but it’s their responsibility to address those problems, not the responsibility of their partners to fix.