ONIMAI: I’m Now Your Sister! – Episode 1 — Anime Feminist

Gender antics abound in a show that could have been the opposite of what it is: a fetishistic romp about one sibling forcibly feminizing the other for their own good with no nuance about actual trans experiences to be found.

ONIMAI: I’m Now Your Sister! – Episode 1 — Anime Feminist

The Ice Guy and His Cool Female Colleague – Episode 1 — Anime Feminist

Cool Girl meets Actual Cool Guy who Can Make Snow in a premiere that feels like a Wotakoi-esque successor with yokai and a cozy, relatable plot centered around falling in love.

The Ice Guy and His Cool Female Colleague – Episode 1 — Anime Feminist

Looking Ahead: 2023 Resolutions, Anime & Manga Edition

It’s hard to believe that 2022 is drawing to an end: we’ve got nine days before the year rolls over into 1/1/2023, and honestly, I’m ready. I’ve done a lot of good work, weathered a lot of difficult situations, and now, I’m just hours away from a two-week vacation. It feels good to be at this point in the year: I’m ready for a break from work and a whole lot of crafting.

That said, I’m also looking toward the new year, and that means resolutions–and I don’t mean things like losing weight or going on a diet, which are fine for others, but not a part of my body positivity-forward feminism. No, my resolutions are going to be media-based, and will hopefully allow me to have some structured creativity, which is something I’m sorely in need of.

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The Walls That Contain Us: Transition, change, and I Want to Be a Wall — Anime Feminist

Thoughts on name changes, transition, and how Shirono Honami’s I Want To Be a Wall is a reminder that we can shape our own barriers and boundaries.

The Walls That Contain Us: Transition, change, and I Want to Be a Wall — Anime Feminist

Introducing the Community Queer Pride Flag, made by a Queer for every Queer

So many of my best thoughts have start with a tweet thread: the creation of this flag is no different, spawned from early morning musings on November, 22, 2022.

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