A menstrual hygiene management trainer by profession, and a lover of words—written and spoken, by disposition. I try to look for Beauvoir’s 'mitsein' in everyday life, treading my path carefully with RHCP’s tunes in my head, compassion borrowed from my Labrador brother and calling out misogyny as my beloved hobby.
The taboos around periods don't just affect how women and girls look at it, but also their mental health and adds stress. Time we stopped stigmatising periods?
Being a woman, wherever you are, you're always going to be living a life at the edge, worrying about your safety. This is how it is. Even if people may believe otherwise.
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