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As You Write It
As You Write It is the reader's space at Women's Web. We welcome contributions from our readers on a particular writing theme each month.
The First Step [#ShortStory]

“She realised she had only needed the strength to take the first step. The rest would follow on its own, one step at a time.” The first step against domestic violence.

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The Other Side Of Her [#ShortStory]

Mansplainers abound, who take their wives' mildness for meekness, and adaptability for weakness. Until they realize that they are wrong! A short story.

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I Am Not Ashamed Of Me [#ShortStory]

"Yes, I had to go to a counsellor. Yes, I had to seek help to be normal again. And I am not ashamed of telling that to people. But you are."

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Muse Of The Month October 2016: Inspiration From Anuja Chauhan

For the October 2016 Muse of the Month, we take inspiration from Anuja Chauhan. The 5 best entries will be published.

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A Happy Compromise [#ShortStory]

She knew she found it difficult to believe in her parents' belief in the whole thing, but maybe a happy compromise was the answer?

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The Revolutionary [#ShortStory]

"But Kamayani was blinded by love and ideals ... she lived her ideology, ... everything about her was so anti-establishment." A short story about personal choice.

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