Cassidy Spencer | Writer
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Hey Men, Stop Taking Our Rape So Personally

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Feminism, Relationships

Articles I’ve written for publications, literary journals and other platforms.

Hey Men, Stop Taking Our Rape So Personally

Hey Men, Stop Taking Our Rape So Personally

Don’t catch taxis. Don’t wear skirts. Don’t draw attention to yourself. Let someone else be the victim.

This article was published for Athena Talks in the heat of the Eurydice Dixon movement in Melbourne.

Are Text Messages the New Love Letters?

Are Text Messages the New Love Letters?

A handwritten note is just some ink scrawled onto some carbon. Text messages are just some pixels displayed on a screen.

This article was written for PS I Love You and received over 500 within the first three months.

The Real Difference Between a Relationship and Not-Relationship

The Real Difference Between a Relationship and Not-Relationship

I used to write letters. To my family, to my friends. Mostly to my boyfriends and ‘not-boyfriends’ — to those who broke my heart.

This article was originally published for PS I Love You and received over 5000 views within the first six months. Thought Catalog then requested to syndicate it and it has received over 7000 views on their platform.

What You Need From Relationships When Your Love Language is Touch

What You Need From Relationships When Your Love Language is Touch

It wasn’t until I ended my first relationship that I realised how much I craved the intimacy of physical touch.

This article was originally written for PS I Love You. After a week online, Thought Catalog requested to syndicate it. It has had over 7000 views.

The Fine Line Between Love and Hate

The Fine Line Between Love and Hate

You can come back from hating someone. It’s just like switching a gushing tap from hot to cold.

This article was written for PS I Love You and received over 500 views within the first month.

Does the Good Still Outweigh the Bad?

Does the Good Still Outweigh the Bad?

I didn’t want us to end – but I didn’t want to keep fighting, either.

Within a month of publishing on Medium, this article had received over 1000 views. Medium's content team then got in touch with me to record the piece as an audio story.

A Letter to My Future Daughter

A Letter to My Future Daughter

The best piece of advice I could ever hope to give.