Sexual Health Resources for Women of South Asian Heritage

Culture Shock

I Love Social Media… Kinda.

I Love Social Media… Kinda.

By: Reenita V. I love social media. It’s an easy accessible way for me to connect with my loved ones who are scattered world-wide. It is also a great tool to share information, learn, communicate and of course, indulge in videos and pictures of adorable […]

But Really, Where Are you From?

But Really, Where Are you From?

By: Reenita V Here, there, everywhere! These are the exact places where you can find microaggressions. While microaggressions are perhaps not always intentional, they are out there and masking blatant racism. Essentially, microaggressions are racism covered in glitter, wrapped in a gold ribbon and are […]

Repeat Offender

Repeat Offender

By: Kali Dayn It comes back again and again – a repeat offender When you’re least expecting it and you have it the most together The emptiness fills you – pushing out the memories of love and the warm feelings that form the foundation of […]

Trump Triumphs. What Now?

Trump Triumphs. What Now?

by: Reenita V It was a big day on Nov 8th for our neighbours to the South of us and there are many, many feelings. Confirmation that the United States of America now has an openly misogynist, xenophobic, racist, white man in power seemed to […]

Incomplete

Incomplete

By: Reenita V Have you ever had an exciting moment in life where you have accomplished a huge goal but had this gut wrenching feeling that there is a tiny piece missing because you do not have a romantic partner to share in these accomplishments […]

That’s Not My Name

That’s Not My Name

By: Majureka R BIO: Majureka R is a first generation Tamil Sri Lankan Canadian who has lived in Toronto her whole life. She is currently obtaining her Social Service Worker – Immigrant and Refugee diploma. She hopes to learn more about the Tamil Sri Lankan […]

Foreplay

Foreplay

By: Reenita V North America is a goal oriented place. We plan for our futures, set goals at work, create “To Do” lists all to ensure we achieve an end goal. Well, there is one thing that we need to remove from this check list […]

Nipping Health Issues In The Bud!

Nipping Health Issues In The Bud!

By: Shriya H   I was sitting at my desk at ASAAP when I got the call from the walk-in clinic letting me know my results had arrived. Outwardly, I think I appeared calm and controlled as I slowly moved to a more private area […]

I’m Selfish and I Know It

I’m Selfish and I Know It

By: Reenita V Selfishness has a negative connotation attached to it and it’s time we sever that tie and really indulge in all things you. Selfishness means doing something just for you and for a brief moment, minute, hour or day just thinking about your […]

Happiness

Happiness

By: Saipriya V Staying happy is vital for every human being. It is found that having fun with the family and friends found to have a positive effect on our immune system. On the other hand, people who experience anger, frustration, loneliness, problems with relationships […]