Monthly Archives: January 2014

Competition

This article on why masculinity fails men is interesting.  I agree with a lot of it, but I also think it’s not entirely a gender/masculinity issue – more that society is generally conditioned to act as if everything is a … Continue reading

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My First Myself.

This sort of thing pisses me off. http://love.allwomenstalk.com/quirky-traits-in-women-that-guys-think-are-adorable Aside from the confusion between a genuine personality and the lamentable Manic Pixie Dream Girl stereotype, there’s a fundamental misunderstanding of why anyone should be themself.  “Be yourself,” it screams, “…for HIM!” … Continue reading

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Putting the spikes back in the homogeneity.

Hello again.  It’s only been, what, three years? I read an interesting article about online dating earlier – it’s vaguely related to what I’m going to talk about, so for credit’s sake have a read of “Love or desperation?  Why … Continue reading

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