When Your College’s President is a Rapist (and No One Cares)

This is yet another survivor story. TW abuse, rape. In 2017 our alma mater, Ithaca College, announced that the college’s new president would be Dr. Shirley Collado. We, along with the majority of the campus community, were thrilled at the announcement; Dr. Collado is a woman of color with backgrounds in psychology and sociology, andContinue reading “When Your College’s President is a Rapist (and No One Cares)”

Hollywood and DID

Hollywood has a long history of utilizing DID as a sensationalized plot device, particularly for the horror and thriller genres. The list includes: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941) Lizzie (1957) The Three Faces of Eve (1957) Psycho (1960) Sisters (1972) Magic (1978) Funeral Home (1980) Dressed to Kill (1980) Psycho IV: the Beginning (1990)Continue reading “Hollywood and DID”


Alters don’t disappear when we’re away from front, nor do we fade into darkness. Systems have any number of different names for where we go when we’re no longer fronting: “headspace” and “inner world” being most common. We use the former, which I will continue to utilize here. The headspace is customized by each system.Continue reading “Headspace”