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In Protest at all this Strong Women Bullshit

Sometimes it’s OK to be weak

© Susie Kearley

I see calls for stories about ‘strong women’ from magazine editors and it irritates me because I feel it sends a message that we must always be strong, and if we’re not, that’s a problem. Am I alone?

Our society puts a massive amount of emphasis on strong, influential, inspirational women. That’s nice for them, but…




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Susie Kearley

Susie Kearley

Freelance writer, author, animal lover. Qualified in nutrition, psychology, marketing, MBA. I cover writing, animals, history, travel, health, wellbeing & more.

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