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: I Have a Tramp Stamp

by Alicia Costa It’s true. And I am so tired of justifying/explaining/feeling self-conscious about it. I am so tired of trends in urban speak ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa It’s true. And I am so tired of justifying/explaining/feeling self-conscious about ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa It’s true. And I am so tired of justifying/explaining/feeling self-conscious about it. I am so tired ... [ more ]

Ding-Dong, Courtship is Dead, and I’m Just Fine with That

By Alicia Costa This week the Internets has been abuzz over a piece run by The New York Times about the death of traditional ... [ more ]

By Alicia Costa This week the Internets has been abuzz over a piece run ... [ more ]

By Alicia Costa This week the Internets has been abuzz over a piece run by The New York Times ... [ more ]

My Love Letter to IUDs

by Alicia Costa I was extremely happy when I saw this article pop up from Ms. about the effectiveness of IUDs (Inter Uterine Devices) ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa I was extremely happy when I saw this article pop up ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa I was extremely happy when I saw this article pop up from Ms. about the effectiveness ... [ more ]

Don’t Feed the Trolls

by Alicia Costa As I was stopped at the light today one of the young men in the SUV next to me leaned out ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa As I was stopped at the light today one of the ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa As I was stopped at the light today one of the young men in the SUV ... [ more ]

Becoming a Plus-Sized Athlete

by Alicia Costa I’ve been involved in something very special for the past year and half. Something that is having a positive impact on ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa I’ve been involved in something very special for the past year ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa I’ve been involved in something very special for the past year and half. Something that is ... [ more ]

Fifty Shades of Blaaahhhhhhh

by Alicia Costa “I don’t get what all the fuss is about. Danielle Steel has been writing ‘mommy porn’ since the 80s,” a work ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa “I don’t get what all the fuss is about. Danielle Steel ... [ more ]

by Alicia Costa “I don’t get what all the fuss is about. Danielle Steel has been writing ‘mommy porn’ ... [ more ]