I was reading the story of Ft. McHenry, circa 1814, with my son during his homeschool writing curriculum. The story prompt was to write in first person as if you were the flag. We chose the battle in which the "Star Spangled Banner" was written. I hadn't read a story from the beginnings of America [...]
"Where is your good God now?" "I'm not religious, but will you pray for me?" "This is mother nature's wrath on climate deniers." There are so many misconceptions when "bad" things happen. Everyone wants to explain why, place blame, and throw off any responsibility for it. They also suddenly want prayer without the acknowledgement that [...]
Let's talk about labels! How do they affect us? For good or for bad? These aren't rhetorical questions. I would like to hear your opinions. Talk to me.
There are universal and biological truths we must come to terms with. A man will never become a woman. A woman can never become a man. A teen can't turn into an adult because they believe themselves to be older. An elderly person can't turn into a twenty-five year old because they never aged inside, [...]
Broken. Abused. Used. Where do I begin... After my last blog (view here) women have reached out to me. They've told me pieces of their stories and poured out their hearts. It wasn't something I expected, but I am thankful for their honesty. I'm thankful for their trust, and I hope I can continue to [...]