Misplaced Trust, False Feminists

I'm bisexual, and have been close friends with a colleague for several months now. We bonded over feminism, our experiences with sexism, and the fact that we both suffered from clinical depression. (In addition to depression, she also suffers from a different, very severe illness that complicates her mental, ...
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PS
Female
Home, B...

Milkshake

I was about 8 or 9 years old when this happened. For quite a few years had banished this from my memory completely but it all came back when I met her again 15 years later. My parents were away and we had our maid's daughter, a 20 yr old, baby-sitting me. Since ...
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Male
Home

An adventure in a bus

It was a usual Tuesday morning. I was in quite a nice mood, for a change. I work at a corporate so I am expected to dress formally 5 days a week. That day I chose to wear a long-sleeved top, a pair of loose high-waisted trousers and mid-sized heels. The ...
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Female
Mumbai

I screamed then and I scream now.

My fingers still won't find their way as I try my level to be brave enough to reveal how my soul has been slaughtered, and my body used. I was a 9-year old girl, absolutely innocent and unaware of how atrocious a man could be. I used to take ...
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Vinita
Female
Aurangabad

Pretended it was fine.

I would like to share my story like a third person, maybe because I am poetic that way. I wish people understand that a no is a no and even though a women is not a virgin or maybe had done it before her consent matters. Atleast I wished he ...
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Female

Verbal encounter on a solo trip

So I was on a solo photography trip to Diu in 2015 during the peak off-season. I was at a beach in the evening, setting up my tripod to shoot a timelapse. It is very common for people to come up to me and start a conversation when they see me ...
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Rahul
Male
Diu

It was one of those college hunts when I was going back and forth from my hometo...

It was one of those college hunts when I was going back and forth from my hometown to Bangalore for the multiple interview-test-formalities of joining college. The busses were almost always empty because we travelled on weekdays. On one of those bus rides, I was sitting by to the window ...
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Nithya
Female
In a bu...