Tag: period

AN ODE TO MY WOMANHOOD – Pragna Shekar

AN ODE TO MY WOMANHOOD – Pragna Shekar

  As I drowned in a red sea of pain I cursed, screamed and cried. Shouting, “why? Oh why?” Writhing in pain my mind prepares for a battle, as my body reassures itself, “Yes, you are a woman.” While I walk I cringe due to […]

Heads up, Pads out!

Heads up, Pads out!

  Back in school, finals month used to be the most stressful time of our lives, for all the obvious reasons. That is, until our periods showed up. Period week was the absolute worst. Finals week was NOTHING when compared to the horror of getting […]

Tea Time With My Period

Tea Time With My Period

  This is a dramatic reading between me and my period. The interpretations and dialogues have been, almost, severely exaggerated for the sake of educating people on the trauma of gushing out blood while our uterus eats itself, every 28 days for 45-50 years of […]