Author Archives: @trees

About @trees

Thrillseeking female. Indie music shaman. Will almost certainly Like your cat pix.

Wild Women and The Untamed Heart

It’s been a long time since I posted here. I’ve posted a bit on Tumblr, but have been struggling with what to say on WordPress, so here it is. This blog never had an express purpose, other than a repository … Continue reading

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Radical Feminist Revolution: A Difference in Details, Not Degree

I’m still a radical feminist. I have never stopped. I oppose porn, prostitution, porn culture, power dynamics, PIV, compulsory heterosexuality, all that shit. I’m actually pretty hardcore about it, and am the next best thing to a separatist (although life … Continue reading

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I try to make a habit out of staying dispassionate on the internet

But now I am fucking mad. Look at this shit. A group of people are getting together to  PROTEST an ANTI-CHILD-SEX-TRAFFICKING CONFERENCE. Read that again and let it sink in. These people are PROTESTING AN ANTI–CHILD-SEX-TRAFFICKING CONFERENCE. Because of “SOLIDARITY WITH SEX WORKERS.” Now, … Continue reading

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Cynicism as a survival tactic: “Baby, who hurt you?!”

Sometimes I think the biggest thing that puts people, especially women, off of feminism is — it requires constant critical engagement with the world, it requires that we unlearn that suspension of disbelief we are all taught since childhood. And … Continue reading

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“Prostitution for Everyone: Feminism, Globalisation, and the ‘Sex’ Industry”

An essay by D.A. Clarke This is possibly one of the most important essays for any radical feminist to read. What I’ve been trying to approach in previous essays is that sex (both the physical state of being and the … Continue reading

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The politics of personal experience

When I write, or speak, or even think about something that has happened to me or something that I do or have done, it is always in a wider political context. Sometimes I don’t understand all of the political implications … Continue reading

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Radical Feminism = / = The Highlander

Recently I’ve been reading interesting discussions about what is and should be the primary focus of radical feminism. Is it reproductive freedom (which, as I understand it, encompasses freedom from unwanted sexual contact [eg, rape] as well as freedom from … Continue reading

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Man Cleanse PLUS

Readers have privately alerted me to the fact that, for experienced harridans and women who have really let themselves go, MAN CLEANSE is pretty much 101-level stuff. They want a greater challenge! More, more, more! And I aim to deliver, … Continue reading

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Letting yourself go

Women, this is what happens when you let yourself go! This revolting, inhuman image is me after years of not shaving or doing makeup, months of neither shampooing nor brushing my hair, and a lifetime of not plucking my eyebrows. … Continue reading

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Mer’ Xmess

Naturally, the previous post was meant for women who have at least a measure of class privilege and also still practice femininity* (whether because they have a Nigel/are het, or because heterosexuality is their absent referent/internalized mindset imposed by the … Continue reading

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