The Strange Pen — by Penelope Strange

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If boys are snips and snails and puppy dogs tails, what are little girls made of?


Learn how to be brave, daring, and free. Quick reads on:

  • Love 
  • Success 
  • Resistance

Let’s set the world on fire


What if you had to co-parent with your rapist?

For one California woman, that nightmare scenario is a daily reality.


If you’re paralyzed by choice, here are 5 methods to help you make hard decisions.


The one thing we all want to know after a sexual assault accusation: Did he do it?

You’re asking the wrong question.


Hold onto your birth control, ya’ll, and be ready to fight for your rights.


In a move designed to reward his base and punish low-income Americans, the Trump administration released Feb. 22 the final version of a rule that would strip Planned Parenthood of federal family planning funds.  

They want to live in a Christian theocracy where the word of God is interpreted by rich white men.


These 5 strategies have been scientifically proven to reduce bias and increase understanding.


The #MeToo movement has been accused—fairly—of ignoring the needs of the women it was started to help.

Here’s how to do better.


Allegations of sexual abuse against R. Kelly go back decades, but nobody cared because the hits kept coming.


R. Kelly is a monster. But we’re all to blame.

body-hair, body-positivity

Like it or not, hair is a feminist issue.

About Penelope Strange