And The VMA For Most Overexposed Female Body Part Was… The Butt

We’re all about women owning their sexuality, but when it becomes the sole presentation of female power, our butt cheeks start to clench in discomfort and disappointment.

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Many Have Done It, But Few Admit To It… Is It OK To Pee In The Ocean?

Before we all enjoy the last two “official” beach weekends of summer 2014, we needed to know the answer to this question, once and for all…

Many Have Done It, But Few Admit To It… Is It OK To Pee In The Ocean?

Young Spoken Word Poet Delivers Powerful Response To Rampant Objectification In Music, Calls Out Queen Bey

Spoken word poet Madiha Bhatti doesn’t like the objectifying lyrics and images that have become so prevalent in popular music today, so she wrote some of her own.

Young Spoken Word Poet Delivers Powerful Response To Rampant Objectification In Music, Calls Out Queen Bey

Fix It Friday: Popcorn Ceiling Makeover… What To Do When You’ve Got Popcorn Over Concrete

You asked, she answered. “Leave the damn popcorn alone and cover the whole ceiling,” says Norma “Toolbelt Diva” Vally to a WYSK reader with problems overhead.

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Fix-it Friday with Norma Vally

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Scooby Doo’s Daphne And Velma Get Amazonian Training, While Attempting To Solve Mystery For Wonder Woman

July 14, 2014 by

Last week, while we (and several other highly evolved media outlets) were calling out newly named Wonder Woman comic artist David Finch for his less than evolved comment about how he plans to draw our favorite superheroine this fall, DC Comics published a fun and ... [Read More]

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Baby Bumps Transformed Into Works Of Art

July 14, 2014 by

Artist Carrie Preston of Cornwall, England is a “bump painter”, yep, she paints baby bumps, and they are pretty awesome! Carrie creates the bespoke belly paintings as a way to celebrate a woman’s pregnancy. She explains on her website, “I feel really honoured to be able to paint a beautiful picture or message onto a bump. I feel that it allows the mummy to express her feelings towards her unborn ... [Read More]

Celebrate Courage And Raise Your Voice This Malala Day

Celebrate Courage And Raise Your Voice This Malala Day

July 14, 2014 by

Because girls around the world deserve equal access to education, this Malala Day lend your voice to the courageous young activist’s campaign #StrongerThan, the latest effort in Malala’s crusade to fight for millions of children around the world who don’t have access to education, or the freedom to demand change. ... [Read More]

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We’re More Than Just “Pretty Faces,” A Poem By 15-Year-Old WriteGirl Addissyn

July 11, 2014 by

Earlier in the week we shared news and information about WriteGirl, the innovative writing and mentoring program for young women that’s running a poetry drive to raise funds for the group’s workshops. Showing our support, we purchased a “Girl Perspective” poem, which we just received ... [Read More]

John Legend Made Us Cry… His Moving “You & I” Video Shows Just How Beautifully Diverse Women Are

John Legend Made Us Cry… His Moving “You & I” Video Shows Just How Beautifully Diverse Women Are

July 11, 2014 by

R&B singer John Legend just released the music video for his latest single "You & I (Nobody In the World)" off of his critically acclaimed Love in the Future album. What's even more powerful than the beautiful ballad itself, are the countless faces of women - all truly beautiful women ... [Read More]

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Fix-It Friday: The Toilet Handle Fix… How To Replace Or Tighten

You want to talk embarrassing? I’m on the first over-his-place date with a guy I’m really liking. After the initial "Hello. You look great. Nice place," I excuse myself to the bathroom. You know you can tell a lot about someone by their bathroom. Is it fresh and clean? What’s the medicine cabinet stocked with? Beware of too many "anti" products - antifungal creams, anti-itch powders, ... [Read More]

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New Female Artist Takes Batgirl From Cheesecake-y To Practical

July 10, 2014 by

Batgirl, everyone’s favorite female member of the DC Comics Bat family, is Barbara Gordon, a confident young woman as committed to justice as her father, Gotham City’s top cop Commissioner Gordon. This October, the kickass Superheroine, who has bailed out the Dark Knight himself on countless occasions, is getting a brand new look that’s said to be "way more practical ... [Read More]

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Leyah Shanks Is Leading A Revolution… The Body Confidence Revolution

July 10, 2014 by

Leyah Shanks was relentlessly bullied from a young age. This, combined with seeing all the “perfect” images that lined the pages of the magazines she read, caused her to hate herself, her body and feel utterly worthless. Fortunately, a switch flipped and she started to see things and herself differently. Today, the 21 year old Woman You Should Know ... [Read More]