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On Coming Out of the (Feminist) Closet

By Katherine Klaus On April 26, 2013

How old were you when you knew? Did you feel different from other kids? Did you try and keep it a secret? Did you tell some friends but not others? Did you… Read More

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“I’m Not One of ‘Those’ Girls,” and Other Misguided Ways We Validate Ourselves

By Sid On April 16, 2013

I watched a fair amount of TV growing up—much more than I do even now (I also played outside more than I do now and read more than I do now, so… Read More

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Jello Shots and Jameson: A Girl’s Best “Friends”

By Chelsea Leibow On March 22, 2013

Tick, tick, tick. It’s Friday, 5:58pm. Two minutes until blissful, pleasure-seeking, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off-level freedom. Her feet are swollen from a weeks worth of pounding pavement, smiling through her teeth at… Read More

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How to Mend a Broken Heart

By Phoebe Eccles On January 9, 2013

You’ve swapped your lacy knickers for ones big enough to encompass the pain in your heart. You’ve made three drunk calls in the space of an hour. You’ve exhausted both your friends… Read More

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Sex and the Sarah: Signs of a Bad Texter

By Sarah Garner On January 6, 2013

There are a lot of things that can kill a flirtation buzz for me — an unfortunate haircut; a homophobic sentiment; a lack of appropriate Leslie Knope worship — but nothing does… Read More

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Your Guide to Curing a Hangover

By Sarah Pires On December 9, 2012

It is Sunday morning. You wake up at 5 A.M, dying of thirst. Drink an entire glass of water. Your stomach feels a little queasy, but you eventually get back to sleep.… Read More

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Feminspire Staff Reveals Embarrassing Sex Confessions

By Jessica Knox On December 2, 2012

So, a lot of sex talk goes on at Feminspire headquarters. One day we got to talking about our sex confessions and awkward moments à la the teen magazines of our youth,… Read More

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12 Great Gifts for the Cat Lady in Your Life

By Sahra Schukraft On November 21, 2012

Here at Feminspire, it’s no secret that we love our cats: the majority of our staff are self-proclaimed cat ladies, and I’m no exception. I love and spoil my dear Maven so… Read More

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10 Sizzling Sex Tips For Mind-Blowing Misandry

By Kitty On November 2, 2012

Ever wanted to make your sex life a little more misandrist? Of course you have! Here we have the top ten tips and tricks for sexy, mind-blowing misandry, from our friend Kitty… Read More

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The Smart Way to Win Arguments

By Phoebe Eccles On September 20, 2012

I tend to avoid conflict like a lactose intolerant person avoids milk. When coerced into a debate, my face goes red and my nostrils flare to a disproportionate size. I try to… Read More

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It’s My Birthday And I’ll Cry If I Want To

By Phoebe Eccles On September 19, 2012

The very idea of turning 20 makes me more anxious than a kitten being threatened with a water gun. By now I should be mature, charming and dashingly good looking, but instead… Read More

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10 Sensory Pleasures That Make Me Inordinately Happy

By Veronica Glab On September 14, 2012

1. Soft Fabrics The other day, I went with my mother on a department store outing to get some layers for autumn.  I had my eye on practical things, and easily skimmed… Read More