From award winning poet Saeed Jones, How We Fight for Our Lives is a stunning coming of age memoir written at the crossroads of sex, race, and power People don t just happen, writes Saeed Jones We sacrifice former versions of ourselves We sacrifice the people who dared to raise us The I it
In her debut novel, award winning poet Brynne Rebele Henry re imagines the Orpheus myth as a love story between two teenage girls who are sent to conversion therapy after being caught together in an intimate moment Abandoned by a single mother she never knew, 16 year old Raya obsessed with ancient
Set in the summer of 1972, this moving YA historical novel is narrated by teen girls from different backgrounds with one thing in common Each girl is dealing with pregnancy Four teenage girls Four different stories What they all have in common is that they re dealing with unplanned pregnancies.
An intimate, clever, and ultimately gut wrenching graphic memoir about the daily decision women must make between being sexualized or being invisible In Commute, we follow author and illustrator Erin Williams on her daily commute to and from work, punctuated by recollections of sexual encounters as
Sex work was once thought to be anathema to women s liberation Now, to some, we represent the tenacity of women s struggles under patriarchy and capitalism that is, at least, the white, straight, cis, able bodied sex workers who don t engage in actual sex with clients These are the workers who get
Surviving Severe Child Abuse, Sexual Assault and Leaving the Amish Church A gripping true story that takes you on the journey of a child abuse and sexual assault survivor turned activist Photo Gallery in the back of the book True story of child abuse When Misty Griffin was six years old, her
Some things in life were inevitable death, taxes, and lying, whoremongering men One woman would never be enough for one man So I traded in men for a Harley Nothing beats that kind of power between my legs Then I blinked And he was there Some things in life were inevitable death, taxes, and
A global movement guided by love Humans are a varied and divergent bunch with all manner of beliefs, morals, and bodies Systems of oppression thrive off our inability to make peace with difference and injure the relationship we have with our own bodies The Body Is Not an Apology offers radical
Sometimes, grace gets messy Caleb Kaltenbach was raised by LGBT parents, marched in gay pride parades as a youngster, and experienced firsthand the hatred and bitterness of some Christians toward his family But then Caleb surprised everyone, including himself, by becoming a Christian and a pastor.
The New York Times bestselling account of corruption and hypocrisy at the heart of the Vatican In the Closet of the Vatican exposes the rot at the heart of the Vatican and the Roman Catholic Church today This brilliant piece of investigative writing is based on four years authoritative research,
In the vein of New York Times bestsellers Why Not Me by Mindy Kaling and We Are Never Meeting in Real Life by Samantha Irby, a collection of side splitting and illuminating essays by the popular stand up comedian, alum of Chelsea Lately and The Mindy Project, and host of truTV s Talk Show the Game
War es das jetzt mit der sexuellen Revolution Sind wir unendlich liberal, weil mit nackten Br sten f r Tierfutter und Baum rkte geworben wird Mitnichten, sagt Margarete Stokowski Es gilt auch noch im 21 Jahrhundert, Machtstrukturen aufzusprengen, ber Sexualit t zu sprechen und ber
J ai rencontr Reda un soir de No l Je rentrais chez moi apr s un repas avec des amis, vers quatre heures du matin Il m a abord dans la rue et j ai fini par lui proposer de monter dans mon studio Ensuite, il m a racont l histoire de son enfance et celle de l arriv e en France de son p re, qui
In Wayward Lives, Beautiful Experiments, Saidiya Hartman examines the revolution of black intimate life that unfolded in Philadelphia and New York at the beginning of the twentieth century Free love, common law and transient marriages, serial partners, cohabitation outside of wedlock, queer