Refuse to be Deleted


Really Long Shower Thoughts, Storytime

This is a time when our nation is ripe. Art and media are important for telling stories that teach us things, but we must learn the lessons. It’s time to stop reading about revolutions in books like the Hunger Games. Watching Star Wars doesn’t make you a member of the resistance. Things are changing. But […]

January 21, 2017

Fear


Really Long Shower Thoughts

Another pair of weeks went by without a post. You know, this time though, I did write. I actually wrote several full posts, but I didn’t put them up. I was scared. Scared for a bunch of reasons. Scared that my thoughts wouldn’t be well articulated. Scared that they would be inflammatory. Scared that they […]

May 5, 2014

To My Brothers And Sisters


Really Long Shower Thoughts, Short

A while back I posted on Facebook asking our friends for suggestions about blog topics. Someone said I should talk about purity. I don’t think I have ever addressed this subject that so many are obsessed with. I don’t like the “purity” movement. I don’t think it leaves room for openness and honesty with our […]

November 27, 2013

When the Future May Be Different


Really Long Shower Thoughts

What infertility can mean to a conservative Christian girl. A few months ago I was told I have poly-cystic ovary syndrome and that it can be difficult to have children naturally. I had done my research and suspected it for months, but to hear the words come out of the doctor’s mouth and not my […]

August 14, 2013

Electric Daisy


Pictures, Really Long Shower Thoughts

I feel like that’s a good description of me. Simple and plain, yet complex and different. Le song I’m done with my series about camp. Sigh. So, now I”m not sure what to write about other than recent happenings. It’s been about two months since I’ve posted an actual update, so for now I have […]

August 7, 2013