Women, We Need to Stop Doing This When We Speak

A few weeks ago, I came upon a post on a feminist social media account* that really resonated with me. It was a graphic depicting a concept called “kneecapping sentences,” and women do it all too often.

Here are some examples of kneecapping sentences:

That kind of makes me uncomfortable.

I’m just trying to…



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Brooklyn Reece

Brooklyn Reece


(she/her) Writer. Teacher. Leftist. City enthusiast. Spreading love through words. Find me on IG @brooklynxreece or email me: brooklynreece.writer@gmail.com.