Why We Need Feminism in 2021 #13

How come a man is always and necessarily expected to be a financial pillar of the family? How can one person be always be the caretaker? How can he go on without any ups and downs? How can he not cry in front of anyone?

How can a woman be expected to be the emotional and psychological caretaker and giver throughout her life? How is a meltdown not acceptable? How come she just can’t lock the house and go for while without having to think 10 different things?

Why do we have these unrealistic expectations from human beings? What kind of superheroes do we think them to be?

I thoughts it goes hand in hand, with once a while a dramatic meltdown, no chores, relentless unhealthy eating, sometimes let the worry go away?

Why the hell do we have these unrealistic expectations from our own people?

If the questions aren’t enough today’s #qotd is

What are your plans?

Now go away, I become Ove today. We’ll meet tomorrow.

Read More: https://aestheticmiradh.com/2021/02/13/why-we-need-feminism-in-2021-12/

Published by Moushmi Radhanpara

A bilingual writer, Moushmi Radhanpara has authored two poetry collections so far, namely POSIES and 03:21 AM –An Ode to Rust & Restlessness, and is working on her third book currently. She is also scribbling an unplanned rough draft of a story as a part of NANOWRIMO 2020 and hopes that something might come out of it. She has also co-authored two books, The Lockdown Stories and Mirage so far. Her poetries can be found on her blog https://aestheticmiradh.com/ and a few other online portals. She believes in the fact that a better reader makes a better writer. Reading a 100 books a year is her latest obsession. She can be found either drunk on coffee or hiding away from everything and admiring the gorgeous sun.

2 thoughts on “Why We Need Feminism in 2021 #13

  1. Yes, the unrealistic expectations of both genders really do illustrate how one-dimensional people are expected to be. We are often expected to fit one role and perform that role without fail– but the reality is that anyone can (and will) burn out if they never get a chance to hit the refresh button.

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