Alicia Costa


Alicia is an activist/ anti-violence worker/ writer based out of Vancouver, B.C. She has a B.A. from SFU in Women’s Studies and a certificate from Langara College in Journalism.

My Reality: It Took Me 7 Years to Figure Out How to Use a Reusable Menstrual Cup, and I’m Never Going Back

by Alicia Costa Like many women, part of learning to love and accept my body also included dealing with the shame I had around ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa Like many women, part of learning to love and accept my ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa Like many women, part of learning to love and accept my body also included dealing with ... [ more ]

Are You My Mother?

by Alicia Costa My best friend gave birth to beautiful twin boys a month ago. And this has made me really look at the ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa My best friend gave birth to beautiful twin boys a month ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa My best friend gave birth to beautiful twin boys a month ago. And this has made ... [ more ]

Things That Make Me So Happy I Could Pee My Pants

by Alicia Costa The last few weeks at work have been extremely stressful for me. And it’s throwing the rest of my life out ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa The last few weeks at work have been extremely stressful for ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa The last few weeks at work have been extremely stressful for me. And it’s throwing the ... [ more ]

GF Reads: How Poetry Saved My Life: A Hustler’s Memoir by Amber Dawn

by Alicia Costa I first stumbled on Amber Dawn a few years ago when I by chance picked up her first novel Sub Rosa ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa I first stumbled on Amber Dawn a few years ago when ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa I first stumbled on Amber Dawn a few years ago when I by chance picked up ... [ more ]

The Girlfriend Experience? Yeah, We Offer That Here

by Alicia Costa “I think that dating is awful. I just don’t understand people that can go out with someone and be so relaxed ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa “I think that dating is awful. I just don’t understand people ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa “I think that dating is awful. I just don’t understand people that can go out with ... [ more ]

Hannah Horvath, will you be my BFF?

by Alicia Costa The second season of the HBO hit show Girls is barely off the ground and writer/executive producer/director/actress Lena Dunham is already ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa The second season of the HBO hit show Girls is barely ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa The second season of the HBO hit show Girls is barely off the ground and writer/executive ... [ more ]