Diary of a Broken Vagina: An Introduction

For about seven years now, I have lived with a dirty secret. When it first came to my attention aged 17, I kept it to myself, letting it rot inside me and making me feel utterly freakish and disgusting. My name is Rosalind, and I have chronic pain in my vagina.

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Buzzfeed Raises Awareness About Vulvodynia, Vaginismus, Endometriosis

Originally posted on vulvar vernacular:
Lara ParkerΒ has long been one of the few people that I regularly follow from Buzzfeed. Her candid, humorous, and hard-hitting articles and videos about her experiences living with vulvodynia, vaginismus, endometriosis, and a plethora of similar conditions make her a beacon of light and a voice for the millions and…

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2016: A Year in Books

One of the best things that has happened to me since leaving full-time education is that I have rediscovered the joy of reading. I have returned to my bookshelf much in the way of a prodigal lover: thinking she had enjoyed all there was to enjoy, she went forth into the world, only to find it was cold and empty without her beloved.

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