“Shout Your Abortion” Is Changing the Conversation, from Bitch Media. The best part about SYA is that it centres people who are actually having abortions–and normalizes it. (You can also check out this post from Book Riot I wrote on nonfiction books about abortion if you’re interested!)
There’s Nothing Virtuous About Finding Middle Ground.In an article for TIME, author Tayari Jones busts the myth that the middle is inherently moral. “When we revisit our shameful past, ask yourself, Where was the middle? … What is halfway between moral and immoral?”
I didn’t know “sweater clips” or “collar clips” existed, but apparently they do, and these ones are super cute. Sweet Sweater Clips for Book Lovers, from Book Riot.
Need a little inspiration? Check out these 40+ Empowering Feminist Quotes to Keep You Fighting the Good Fight, from Book Riot (and compiled by yours truly!)
The genre title “women’s fiction” is stupid for a ton of reasons, but check out Liane Moriarty’s take, from Stylist. (You can also check out another great take from Book Riot here).
“[H]appy, funny stories are important, especially for people who don’t usually get them.” Make it Queer: Old RomCom Cliches for A New Diverse Era, from Frolic.
Beth O’Brien is a library assistant and book blogger. Born and raised in Atlantic Canada, she lives in picturesque Nova Scotia with her cat Edith. You can often find her rocking double denim with her nose in a book and a craft beer in her hand. Follow her on Twitter @fuelldbyfiction.