Shame a single mother, especially one of my relations, and I go Scarlett on you.

*Note:  This was originally a Facebook rant. Amber Geislinger March 20 at 3:54pm · I have lectured on decorum for the 21st century, and I’m currently considering taking my phrase on as a title for another book after I complete my current project. You’ve seen me use a soft style of owning a man-bitch, and […]

My Grandmother Was A Feminist Icon Before That Was Even A Thing

Women’s History Month is upon us again. And Facebook’s algorithms are probably slamming your newsfeed. This is a picture of my grandmother, Polly Winkles Holmes, ever the politically active do-gooder of her day. She led the Decatur branch of The Women’s League of Voters; and, administrated retirement villages for the elderly at a time when […]

Yes, The West Needs Feminism

Currently, the United States ranks worst among first-world developed countries regarding maternal care, women’s health, public policy, mother’s rights, AND child healthcare/welfare. (US ‘worst place to be a mother’ among developed nations) Thank any mom brave enough to have a child in a country that guarantees no maternity leave, offers no job protection, makes women dependent on […]

Alabama Adoption Trafficking Human Rights Violations & “Adoption Rocks”

Calling on all humanists and feminists: We need to advocate a halt to newborn adoption trafficking. 97.7% of mothers are coerced/bullied into “adoption” due to lack of financial security and/or single status. Yes, this is still happening in the 21st century. Private attorneys and companies, along with religious charities, comprise a multi-billion dollar adoption trafficking […]

I Just Bitch-slapped The Regressive Left

Halloween is my favorite time of the year. My husband and I married this time of year. For me, Halloween reminds me of childhood in Knoxville, the foothills of The Great Smoky Mountains, pumpkin patches, and home-made chili on Samhain night. You can’t have Halloween without Charlie Brown and “The Great Pumpkin” or trick-or-treating with […]

The Great White-trash State of Alabama loves your fetus, yet hates you.

The latest attack on women in the war on women is happening in Alabama. Yep, right here. “Personhood” for a zygote is a thing here. A collection of cells, a lump of tissue growing inside a uterus, is worth more than a woman’s life. Chris Connolly is the Alabama district attorney who attempted to sever […]

Forced Adoptions in 21st Century America & The Bitch from Birmingham

The most evil thing you can do is separate a mother from her baby, whether through coercion or brutal force. And that’s what adoption is…. .   So, there’s this hipster movie, “Juno”…  maybe you saw it? Adoption is all rosy and pristine in “Juno” with a young mother who’s “just not ready” and “making […]