Category Archives: Herstory

There’s a lot to my past

Engineering: My leadership? (1 of 3)

Disclaimer: Rates and names have been changed. The rank of the one named “Fitzgerald” is maintained as it pertains to my reporting. There’s a lead up to this post before I get to the meat and potatoes. Some time ago I received a … Continue reading

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Hair Snip #2

Ok ok, I know I mentioned last time that I was going to stop responding to people reacting to my hair/uniform and automatically assuming I am a man. I said I was going to stop correcting them…. But it happened again … Continue reading

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DADT: An insider look (Happy Anniversary!)

In my call for content post fellow blogger Melanie of the Deliberate Donkey blog posed me with the following question: “It’s been a year since the DADT repeal. I know you’ve touched on it and how important that repeal was to you. … Continue reading

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Skeptical of Victims: My Shame (3 of 3)

Disclaimer: please let me know if I use any strange jargon/slang that isn’t listed on the page and I will correct it. This is part three of a series. Read part one here. And here is part two. Ah finally. The last installment. Let … Continue reading

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Skeptical of Victims: My Shame (2 of 3)

Disclaimer: please let me know if I use any strange jargon/slang that isn’t listed on the page and I will correct it. Disclaimer disclaimer: Rates and names have been changed. This is part two of a series. Read part one here. After … Continue reading

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Hair Snip

So I’ve decided to give “Hair” it’s own category as I’ll be in the military for the foreseeable future, and barring any new regulations my hair will stay just as short. Recently at work, OSSN Twilight and myself were lugging around some … Continue reading

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Skeptical of Victims: My shame (1 of 3)

Disclaimer: please let me know if I use any strange jargon/slang that isn’t listed on the page and I will correct it. I read an article recently discussing why progress against sexual assault in the military is well, not progressing. … Continue reading

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