Jody Allard

Jody Allard

Content with style.

I focus on women's issues, health, and parenting. My writing includes brand content, copy writing, reporting, think pieces, trending news, and essays.

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My Mother Doesn't Love Me On Mother's Day (Or Any Other Day)

My mother loves daffodils and lilacs, aquamarines, and silver bracelets that jingle when she moves. She reads Aristotelian philosophy and takes her coffee black, and she told me she loved me the last time I talked to her on the telephone. It's been nearly four years since I heard the...

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4 Essays By Sexual Assault Survivors That Should Be Essential Reading

This week, the nation has been rocked by extensive coverage surrounding Brock Turner, a 20-year-old man who sexually assaulted an unconscious woman the Stanford University campus in 2015, and his subsequent trial and six-month sentence. Brock's father added to the maelstrom, issuing a letter...

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4 Essays By Sexual Assault Survivors That Should Be Essential Reading

This week, the nation has been rocked by extensive coverage surrounding Brock Turner, a 20-year-old man who sexually assaulted an unconscious woman the Stanford University campus in 2015, and his subsequent trial and six-month sentence. Brock's fathe...

Bustle

My Mother Doesn't Love Me On Mother's Day (Or Any Other Day)

My mother loves daffodils and lilacs, aquamarines, and silver bracelets that jingle when she moves. She reads Aristotelian philosophy and takes her coffee black, and she told me she loved me the last time I talked to her on the telephone. It's been...