Don’t Wish Me A Happy Women’s Day

Every year in the beginning of March, the ads and emails starts to roll in like an unbearable wave, destined to meet the shore. There are emails from companies who want to wish me a happy women’s day or congratulate me on being a woman, and influencers on social media who promotes products for womenContinue reading “Don’t Wish Me A Happy Women’s Day”

Let Female Film Roles Guide You Through Life

Let’s use the next movie night to watch female leads walk through stages of life! Here’s a guide on five romantic comedies to help you laugh, cry and sometimes even sing yourself through some of life’s twists and turns that one can encounter. Pitch Perfect – College The dream world of college can quickly beContinue reading “Let Female Film Roles Guide You Through Life”

What does it mean to be a woman?

In honour of 2021’s International Women’s Day Bloom decided to set out and ask people about what it means to be a woman. Here are some of the responses we got: “Being courageous, independent and able to give life.” “Inequality and pain.” “To me being a woman is much more than simply gender identity. It’sContinue reading “What does it mean to be a woman?”

A Journey From She to Me

Robin Lo Annsdotter Holmlid laughs when I ask if he wants to tell his story about being transgender and changing pronoun. “Really I’m a pretty lazy transgender person,” he says as he smiles softly through the computer screen in front of me attempting to tell me how it all started. “I didn’t have anyone toContinue reading “A Journey From She to Me”