Not feeling #AutisticPride

If I’ve ever mistaken you for another person, called you by the wrong name, or just not recognized you, I’m sorry. I didn’t mean to hurt you. I feel terrible for how it might have been taken, and I would change this about myself if I could.

Roller Derby: Bruises and Broken Bones

At the time, I was too pumped up on adrenaline to realize how bad it was. I’d already taken a skate to the crotch back in November, I figured a little knee pain wouldn’t stop me. So after the initial pain subsided a bit, I realized the were going to do one of my favorite drills. I put my gear back on and went back out to skate.

How Roller Girls are Made

I never thought I’d be a roller girl. I never imagined that roller derby would become my obsession and passion.
Girls wearing fishnets and hitting each other? Why would I want to get involved with that?
I’m not a badass. I have no interested in being some kind of sex icon or having an alter-ego. The roller derby girls I knew were not the type of women I would fit in with… or so I thought.