This Week in Feminist History

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Friday Open Thread

Clever Manka, · Categories: Open Thread

Actual image of me this week

First week of leave went by scarily fast–it’s going to be over before I know it. I’m continuing to count the days as they pass with foil star stickers on the calendar. What little techniques do you use to mark the passing of time?

Thursday Link Dump

Clever Manka, · Categories: Thursday Link Dump

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Mid-week check-in

Clever Manka, · Categories: Check-In


(I wanted some more Eartha Kitt after yesterday’s collection. This quote seemed appropriate for this community.)

This is the weekly post for those of us who are traversing together this hellscape called Personal Growth. Brag about this week’s accomplishments, ask for support, talk about what worked, what didn’t. Tell us how things are going for you.

Tuesday Tumblr Collection

Clever Manka, · Categories: Tuesday Tumblr

Today’s Tumblr collection is Tuesday, May 6: Eartha Kitt .


clevermankaI’ve posted a weekly themed collection on my Tumblr nearly every week since October, 2011. Someday I’ll compile a list of them, with links to the dates. That day is not today.

This Week in Feminist History

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On May 15th in 1938… Read full post

Friday Open Thread

Clever Manka, · Categories: Open Thread

This is it! This is my last day in the office before my medical leave starts. It’s a big step for me in my efforts toward Best Life. Party? Panic? Both. Probably both.

What is next week going to bring for you?