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I Am Tired of Having to Prove Everything to You

I didn’t ask for advice, feedback, or your explanation

Photo by Cortney White on Unsplash

Being a woman is exhausting. It’s exhausting to shrug off mean comments, harassment, and attributions coming my way. It’s exhausting to fight off constant unsolicited advice, feedback, and other comments.

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Phoebe Kirke

Phoebe Kirke

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Feminist, activist, sister, but above all, hurt. Writing is my path to living life to the fullest.