Madeline Howard has a passion for sharing stories that challenge the status quo — especially when it comes to the role of women in society. Her work has been published on Cosmopolitan, Nylon, Medium, HuffPost, bSmart Guide and more. You can find her wandering bookstores while sipping an iced coffee. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram @maddiehowardnyc.
I Got a Black Eye and It Taught Me a Thing or Two About Sexism
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- MARCUS AURELIUS