About buttertoes

I live a care-free life with hardly any regrets. I like to live by rules, but only which I have made for myself. I have a habit of going against the conventional, and the consequences are not always pleasant. Karma is something I strongly believe in. Which is why I see to it that my actions don't leave negative impacts on anyone or anything. I think this gives a gist of who I am.

Truth or Dare

“So, how many boyfriends did you have before?”

I stared at my friend for a moment; then regretted playing truth or dare. I didn’t know why we had to play this game every time we have a party. I decided to be honest.

“I have had three relationships before.”

Is that truth? Yes. Is that […]

By |December 27th, 2014|Human Rights|0 Comments

Judgments We Make


I’m a lesbian.

Yeah I know what you are thinking. Some of you are thinking “Okay, that’s cool!” while many of you are not thinking along those lines. But before I go further, let me tell you me being a lesbian is not cool. You don’t say someone is cool because of their sexuality. That’s just […]

By |October 5th, 2014|Mukto-Mona|20 Comments

Thank You for Discriminating

This write-up was posted previously in my own blog. This was actually my very first blog. However, it is technically my second post in this site. The previous was “Closet Case: An Experience of Coming Out of a Bangladeshi Girl”  posted in Mukto-Mona last December.

Have you ever had the feeling that you have so […]

By |April 28th, 2013|Human Rights, Society|2 Comments

Closet Case : An Experience of Coming out of a Bangladeshi Girl

written by buttertoes

Mom rushed into my room bursting with excitement. She was holding a paper in her hand which she almost thrust on my face.

Mom: “We got a new proposal for you! Just take a look at the biodata. You won’t not be sorry.”
I gave out an exasperated sigh: “I told you mom I don’t […]

By |December 2nd, 2012|Activism, Culture, Society, Women|5 Comments
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