STRONG - HAGS Ep 004

In our fourth episode, we delve into the concept of strength, how we define "strong" women, and the intertwined concepts of vulnerability and shame.

Here are some things we reference in this episode:

Nicole's list of nightmares, aka 10 Reasons Why Most Men Can't Handle A Strong Woman:

10 Reasons Why Most Men Can't Handle A Strong Woman

10 Reasons Why Most Men Can't Handle A Strong Woman What exactly makes a strong woman? Her struggles, sacrifices, and selflessness. A strong woman has endured pain, overcome heart-wrenching experiences, and has allowed herself to be led by forgiveness. A strong woman has swam in deep and treacherous waters and held her breath as much as possible.

Reductress - Unsolicited Feedback He On Your Appearance Can Give Because He's Gay:

Unsolicited Feedback On Your Appearance He Can Give You Because He's Gay

As a woman, every time you venture out into the world is an opportunity to gather helpful tips and responses about your physical appearance. While most friends and lovers are too tactful to comment on your shortcomings, there's one person who can totally explain why your going out look is not working: your gay friend!

USA Tiday - A feminist glossary because we didn't all major in gender studies:

A feminist glossary because we didn't all major in gender studies

CLOSE Like any "ism," feminism is rich with jargon, which can lead deeply personal conversations to turn unnecessarily dense. While some terms are entrenched, others are contemporary additions to an evolving lexicon. To help you break through, here are definitions for everything from "feminism" and "misogyny" to "bropropriated" and "feminazi."

Brené Brown - The Power of Vulnerability:

Brené Brown - Listening to Shame:

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