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If the Internet didn't exist...

Originally punlished In Plainspeak at TARSHI


If the Internet didn’t exist, I believe I would be a highly insecure person.

Don’t read that the wrong way – the stress is more on the highly than on the insecure. 1,285 more words

The Best Song You've Never Heard About Sexual Identity & Gender!

The Little Band that Could

I want to tell you about the little band that could.

One that spoke to the disenfranchised all across our nation, the brokenhearted, the outcasts of our society. 280 more words

Bay Area

Does Remarriage Equal Continuous Adultery? The Connection With Same-Sex Marriage

Unless you have been living under a rock this past week, some interesting developments have occurred in the US–the one I speak of here is namely the issue of same sex marriage. 755 more words

Church Life

In the moment (Poem #109)

The current of your breath on my neck,

leaping from inch to inch as your essence travels,

through my body,

to my soul,

back to yours, 32 more words



She is clothed with strength and dignity; she can laugh at the days to come.

Charm is deceptive, and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised.

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Is the Sex Trade Always about Victimizing Women?

This article in today’s Post-Gazette revisits an old debate in feminist circles about the sex industry: does sex work always victimize and exploit women? Or do women have agency and independence, and potentially gain economically and otherwise, from this labor? 367 more words


Love Letters: Body Image & 'Puberty The Remix'

‘Love Letters’ is a Petal + Sass blog feature that regularly asks a group of diverse women in their 20’s and 30’s about their experiences with health, sex, emotional wellness, body image, college, careers – and what they wish they had known themselves as teenagers.  1,832 more words