Tag: sexuality

The reviews are in: My thoughts on the movie Fifty Shades of Grey.

image found on google

image found on google

i’ve been excited to sit down and write about fifty shades of grey since seeing the movie. my mind was spinning with thoughts about the movie, both good and bad. my friend and i sat down afterwards and just processed how we thought it went. we ended up chatting with another woman about the movie for about 30 minutes.

Read more…

To see or Not to See… Fifty Shades of Grey.

when i first read fifty shades of grey, the movie was already in the process of being made. i thought, why wouldn’t i go see a movie based on a book i read? i mean, that’s what people do, right? you read ‘lord of the rings’ you go see the movie. you read ‘something borrowed’ you go see the movie, etc. at first, my only reservations were whether or not i’d be going to see an x-rated film with my friend and a bunch of other people, who i considered “too young” to see it.

Read more…

yes-means-yeswhen you think about the word “rape” what do you think about? do you think about power and control? do you think about weakness? do you see women in short skirts; high heals stumbling down a dark, abandoned road? for some, these are just some of the thoughts that go through their head when thinking about the word “rape”. but underneath all those thoughts is one thought that is always present, and that is, sex.

Read more…