Passion and Power: History of Vibrators and Female Orgasm

Holy Hormones Journal: Did you know that at one time vibrators were as big as a dining room table? This is a fascinating documentary that details the history of female orgasm and  vibrators. The narrator states that in medieval times, before the invention of hysteria, the uterus was adored – not neglected because it was Continue Reading …

Sad Irish History: Unwed Mothers ‘Subhuman’- used in Vaccine Trials

Holy Hormones Honey:  How many women have we shamed for being unwed and pregnant? How many do we still shame today. This is a sad article on how HIS-tory has rendered women subhuman; subjected to slave labor. How many of these women were raped and assaulted. Remembering women’s history is the only way to prevent Continue Reading …

Karen Henninger: 2300 years later… The Egg or the Sun?

2300 years later… The Egg or the Sun? by Karen Henninger December 29, 2013 Reprinted with Permission WOMEN’S HISTORY, Body TRIVIA: Ovarian-Egg Knowledge, Conception of Embryo, Our Bodies, Aristotle and his followers, 2300 years later ….. My Painting, The Female Sun Hidden in the Clouds – What does it mean? First off, It does not mean Continue Reading …

Report: 700,000 Child Brides Die Giving Birth Annually

Holy Hormone Journal: What could come of a child marriage – but rape and control. Look at the suppressed anger and and extreme sadness in this young girl’s face.  And then look at the unabashed lust, anger and control in the boy’s eyes.  It is very sad to read that there is an increase in Continue Reading …

Remembering the Horror of Thalidomide – Will We Be Saying this About Gardasil?

Holy Hormones Journal: It is so important to remember our history to understand how we got to this point in time.  Thalidomide – is admittedly one of the most shameful disasters in Pharma history. However, it has not deterred the industry from fast-tracking and marketing other chemical cocktails on to the market. If one wants Continue Reading …

Forced ‘Virgnity Tests’ for Girls in Indonesia

Holy Hormones Journal: Off with their heads! (Both of them!) Shame and horror.  Having to be tested throughout high school to see your hymen has been broken? By whom? Some man? Or a she/man? And what if a young girl has been raped – through intercourse; incest – of finger mutilation, fondling. What if her Continue Reading …

Family Planning Officers Vigilantly Chart Menstrual Cycles for China’s Criminal One-Child Policy

Holy Hormones Journal: Personally, I care less about the guy who fathered seven children than what is happening to baby girls in China.  According to the ‘It’s a Girl Documentary – every year there are more infant girls killed in China than are born in the U.S.  That alone is horrific. But to have Village Continue Reading …

Artificial ‘Intact’ Hymens Define Virginity in Egypt

Female virginity became yet another tool to keep women in line, all the easier to enforce through its intimate connection to family honor, making it a matter of collective concern rather than a private affair.

Janie McQueen: Surviving the New Divorce Gamesmanship – Holy Hormones Honey! June 10

Holy Hormones Honey!  In her latest, groundbreaking book, career journalist Janie McQueen unveils the truth behind the “new divorce gamesmanship”–vicious tactics that thrust victims into complex webs of legal tangles that destroy spirits and hobble divorce cases. Innocent women have been caught in this ‘gamesmanship’.  Notice the world ‘man’ in there?  Join Leslie Carol Botha Continue Reading …

Sex, Reproduction, Contraception, Abortion -All About How Society Views Women

Holy Hormones Journal – I love the byline on this blog – ‘Because the Personal is Historical’.  The author, Carrie Adkins is so correct how society views women is reflected in our laws and guidelines on sex, reproduction, contraception and abortion.  Women are victimized and held accountable in all of these areas.  Then throw in Continue Reading …