“Weaker vessels”, so we have been called. We are well believed to lack ability in important areas....

Worse than what society tells us is what we tell ourselves; that inner critic that consistently tugs at our self-confidence until we become like shaft swaying in the direction of the wind. ...

We are living in times of dramatic change, with a far more tolerant society emerging and the opportunity to be a true individual without fear of judgment or reprisal....