“She Breasted Boobily Down The Stairs” — This Group Roasts How Poorly Some Male Authors Write About Women

Reading can be a nice escape from reality, but when male writer tries writing a female character, it’s hard to look past it. It happens so often that there’s an entire group dedicated to it online where people roast men who try to write women, but completely miss the mark.

The Men Writing Women subreddit describes itself as a sample of how men who create films, books, TV, and graphic novels characterize women, and

1. “I Know It Isn’t Sunday But I Have Zero Patience Or Memory”

2. “Hardly A Coincidence”

3. “‘How To Cure A Feminist’, Published In The Maxim Magazine”

4. “The Wheel Of Time: The Dragon Reborn, By Robert Jordan. A Map Of The City Of The Aes Sedai, An Organization Of Powerful Female Sorcerers. Yup”

5. “I Know This Is Satire But I Really Wouldn’t Put It Past Some Of The Authors We See On Here”

6. “This Is Honestly Worse Than The Average Post Here”

7. “Tumblr Already Knows”

8. “Sir Please, I’m Just Trying To Do My Job”

9. “The Kind Of Thing That Gets Your Blood Boiling”

10. “Curious What It Looked Like When She Walked In”

11. “Reading George R R Martin”

12. “Golden Skin Shimmering In The Summer Sun”

13. “Sarcasm And Accuracy FTW”

14. “The Artist”

15. “I Mean It Kinda Counts”

16. “Mission Completed”

17. “This ‘Author’ Of His Own Effed Up Narrative”

18. “Of Course, We Don’t Get Real Pockets In Our Pants Because We Have Tiny Purses In Our Vaginas!”

19. “Women’s Insides Are A Maze, Apparently”

20. “After Venturing Back And Forth Through This Subreddit, I’d Say This One Isn’t Exactly Surprising”

21. “Old Advertisements That Didn’t Age Well”

22. “Haven’t You Ever Shut Your Vagina In Rage? Ways Of Going Home By Alejandro Zambra”

23. “Ah Yes, The Good Ol’ Death By ‘Letter-Reading Fits'”

24. “Behold, My Brother’s Twitter”

25. “I…Have No Words”