Dhaaruni IRL

Dhaaruni IRL
Created 16 May 2019
  • 5-Link Roundup
    10 Oct 2021 • 3 min read
    Not the Fun Kind of Feminist: How Trump helped make Andrea Dworkin relevant again by Michelle Goldberg: I honestly believe that a lot of the knee-jerk dismissal of feminism pre-2010 honestly comes dow...
  • I Make A List
    27 Sep 2021 • 5 min read
    In honor of the first look at Bridgerton Season 2 coming out, here are my top 5 historical romance novel series that really fuck and not just in the sex way and therefore need to be adapted by Netflix...
  • I Rewatched Season 1 of Friday Night Lights and I Could Totally Fix Tim Riggins Right?
    29 Aug 2021 • 4 min read
    General: So, I’m currently rewatching Friday Night Lights and it’s kind of ironic because my first exposure to the United States that I remember (I don’t remember the 6 months in Phoenix when I was 3)...
  • A Quick List
    25 Aug 2021 • 2 min read
    I’m really leaning into the Virginia Woolf vibe a la “A Room of One’s Own” like look at my #adorable living room! My apartment is just 505 square feet but it’s all my own, and I’m accountable to nobod...
  • Reading List for the Dog Days of Summer
    01 Aug 2021 • 3 min read
    Quick life update before I get into this list of links: My #beloved Lora, with whom I used to sit out in the early-morning haze on Cornell’s North Campus mini-slope while she chainsmoked Marlboro Ment...
  • A List of 10
    28 Jun 2021 • 4 min read
    When I was 18, I used to be obsessed with “Everything at Once” by Lenka. In the words of Franz Kafka, I never wanted to to be easily defined; I’d have much rather eternally floated over other people’s...
  • Brought to you by my finding a diatribe about God I wrote when I was 16
    19 Jun 2021 • 5 min read
    When I was a senior in high school, I skipped a lot of school. I was very sick that year and couldn’t handle being around people so I’d stay at home and obsessively read religious texts. I never truly...
  • Be the Heroine of your Life, Not the Victim
    30 May 2021 • 6 min read
    When I was in the 8th grade, we were studying the feminist movement of the 1950s and 1960s and one day, our teacher announced an exercise: we were going to be married off to other kids in the class an...
  • For April, April is Over
    03 May 2021 • 4 min read
    I don’t particularly like the month of April so I’m profoundly glad it is now May. The four worst things that have ever happened to me occurred between March and May (one in March, one in May, and two...
  • Used to be a minor scale, but now I'm just a major one
    25 Apr 2021 • 3 min read
    When I was younger, I used to want “I am rooted, but I flow,” from Virginia Woolf’s The Waves tattooed on me; I’ve always presented as inherently contradictory and the quote embodies that tendency bet...
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