RETROGRADE Before I address anything else that's been going on in my life, I want to talk about the most exciting thing that's happened to me recently... I'M PUBLISHED!! IN A MAGAZINE!! If you follow my Instagram (@absolutelyolivia) you may have seen me posting frantic stories in January about my fear of failure in reference … Continue reading life update // getting back on track
Hey friends!! As most of you know, I'm a proud intersectional feminist who loves to mix in typical fashion posts with Instagram and blog posts calling for action and justice on a multitude of human rights issues. I'm a supporter of all things women-related, especially when they are by women, for women. So, naturally, when … Continue reading Make Muse: the magazine for when you want to escape the male gaze
Hey heyyy friends! I hope you all had the most fabulous week, and welcome back to Absolutely Olivia 😉 Although I've shared on here blog posts about the Story Behind Its Name, Why You Shouldn't Be Scared of Standing Out, and Why AND How You Can Pull Off Anything, I've never shared my mission/purpose behind … Continue reading Why I Blog + What It Has to do With YOU
WHY I MARCHED As most of you know, gun violence has been plaguing the United States for the many years, but especially for the past couple years. After the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Florida this past Valentine's Day where 17 kids were killed, the call for gun reforms reached its peak thanks … Continue reading What It Was Like to March for My Life
A few weeks ago, one of my blogger friends, Cal (from Current Callan), reached out and wanted to start a small blog project that we could take on together. The project was one where we would be gathering photos and blurbs from followers and friends who identify as feminists, in order to show that a … Continue reading What Even is a Feminist?
Happy International Women’s Day! Today is the day to celebrate the women who love and inspire us. The past few months have shown that together we can let ourselves be heard. There was a time in January when a lot of us were feeling unacknowledged and not hopeful for the future. Hate towards not just … Continue reading Happy International Women’s Day!
“Our lives begin to end the moment we become silent about the things that matter.” ~Martin Luther King Jr. Recent events (i.e. Trump’s Inauguration, the Women’s March, and seeing lots of wonderful blog posts about these occurrences) have pushed me to write about a topic I have been wanting to talk about on my blog … Continue reading The Future is Female