Why a woman’s truth-telling is so disruptive

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I find it fascinating (and frustrating) that as children we are taught lying is definitely not OK. Ironically, as young girls-then women, we are taught to not tell our truth — at least not fully. Not if it’s something others don’t want to hear, or if it even remotely upsets someone else’s world. So apparently we shouldn’t lie but we also shouldn’t tell the truth…

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Ronna Detrick

Ronna Detrick

I work and write on behalf of women and their re-visioned stories — past, present, and future. Stories told and lived on our own terms. As it should be!