Progressive (adj.): ( 1.) a : of, relating to, or characterized by progress; b : making use of or interested in new ideas, findings, or opportunities; ( 5. ) often capitalized : of or relating to political Progressives.

Chick, pronounced [chik] ( noun ): Usage note: Originally it was perceived as insulting because of the perception that it infantilized women. Now the word has been embraced by some women as a positive term of self-reference and an expression of camaraderie. 

A collage of a woman's shadow on the sand, a woman on a motorcycle, and a mural of Billie Holiday
ProgChik, Enyo, & AngryChik

We’re a progressive blogger collective based in the 77 Square Miles Surrounded by Reality–i.e. Madison, Wisconsin. Each of us writes about whatever suits her fancy, be it political activism, cooking, literature, music, or rants about our personal lives. We post at least 3x a week, so tune in.

To make ProgChik a shared creative space,  we’re starting Writing Prompt Sundays. Every Sunday, one of us will choose a prompt, and you, the readers, can post your responses in the comments throughout the week. Hell, we might post ours too. Sound fun? Join in!

ProgChik also makes Earth friendly bottle cap art. If you’d like to support us, check out our Etsy site.

Email us at contact@progchik.com

All images not our own are from the Creative Commons.

37 thoughts on “About

  1. Hi,
    I like to blog about politics too. I didn’t know that about “chick”. Thanks.
    You liked a comment I made on Jason Cushman’s site Harsh Reality. I wanted to come over, introduce myself, and thank you for liking my comment.

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  3. Hey, wanted to say thanks for stopping by & liking my post! Hope you’ll come by again soon. Looks like your site is pretty entertaining so you have a new follower..looking forward to more o your posts! 🙂

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  4. Hi and thank you very much for liking my recent blog post; I appreciate it!

    All best wishes for the continuing growth and success of your prog chik blog,

    Jay Pochapin
    Former progressive until everybody seemed to overtake me…

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