Welcome to On My Period

Dip Pen in Menstrual Blood Spiral Womb

My name is May Ling Su. Wikipedia catalogs me as a “feminist and self-described ‘menstrual artist.’” I started On My Period in 2002 as a cyclical art and photo diary devoted to that time of the month when I bleed. Through this exploration, I learned a lot about my body and my connection to the […]

Full Sturgeon Moon

Tonight. I’m thinking of eggs — precious, abundant, bursting with possibilities. I’m thinking of the vast ocean teeming with life and new growth. I’m thinking of birth and rebirth. 🌕 It has been years since I put this blog on hiatus, though I have written #onmyperiod #haiku on twitter and posted #onmyperiod photos on instagram. They […]