Was Jesus Successful?

“What are you most afraid of?” She aimed the question at me right in the midst of our conversation. I thought she was asking a rhetorical question—not really expecting an answer from me—but she kept quiet and her eyes rested on me. I was visiting Dorothea at her apartment on a Wednesday morning in the […]

A PhD Shower and a Call to Celebrate

It started as a conversation among our group of girlfriends. A comment that: we throw baby showers and wedding showers, but we don’t really take the time to celebrate the women in our lives who aren’t married, or haven’t had children. When do they get to have a (insert life event here)-shower? At the time, […]

How I Live a Partial Story

By Cindy Brandt | Twitter: @cindy_w_brandt Born of a Taiwanese family, my parents sought a better future for my siblings and I. In a politically unstable generation where Mainland China breathed down the Republic’s neck with frequent missile testings, families with the means immigrated out of the island in search of better opportunities. After spending […]

When I’ve Been Othered

Welcome to October, Lovelys! This month, we are making room for voices that need to be heard. My friend Nicole is starting us off and going in “my” slot, because I believe we all need to hear what she has to say. If you want to know more about our month ahead (we’re doing something different […]

June Zine: Summer + Honour + A New Baby

Did you know that the SheLoves community is spread across miles and kilometers and oceans and provinces and territories and states? A few of the editors have the luxury of meeting up in person every month in Surrey, B.C., but not all of us are near enough. And with summertime in full swing here in […]