So my question to you is, Will you always be a Christian? Or will you finally start thinking for yourself and not let some multi-millionaire pastor tell you what the bible says and what you should do with your life? When are you going to live for yourself and not this modern conception of “giving it all to god”? Continue Reading
Many religious bloggers try to tell you what to do and what to believe. I’m not religious, so I’m not interested in bossing people around. I’ve spent a lot of time observing other people’s opinions on the subject of spiritual… Continue Reading
I took this weird, winding road to where I am now.
I’m thirty years old.
I don’t have children. Continue Reading
But back to the lesson at hand–it’s okay to just f*cking live your life and relax if you want to. Let go of all the business that’s bogging you down. Just be who you are. That’s better than being who you want to be or ought to be. Continue Reading
Recently, an old church friend from Austin, TX deleted my Facebook Fan Page. Her comment was simple, but really condescending (see Beth’s comment at the top of the thread): So, of course, I had to email her to ask her… Continue Reading
My Religious Studies professor used to always say that we Americans were obsessed with celebrities. He called it the “Cult of Celebrity.” It’s true. We follow celebrities on Twitter, Facebook, and on television. We even have a network that makes… Continue Reading
I discovered I could paint maybe 2 years ago. I bought a canvas and some acrylics. A day later, I had a pretty cool painting. The other day I was feeling inspired so I wanted to try a woodsy painting.… Continue Reading
I’ve got this thing against New Years Resolutions, but I’m very pro-goals. My rules are: they have to be feasible, and if they are large, I have to break them into a few smaller goals. Also, my goal setting has… Continue Reading
Yesterday I started feeling it-what everyone else has been feeling for months. The winter cold. At least I think its a cold. Everyone around me has been sick with much worse, so if I just end up with a cold,… Continue Reading
I’ve been reading and writing a lot in the absence of my laptop (it died during the week of finals), which is really a good thing for a writer because I’m without the Internet as a distraction-except on my smartphone.… Continue Reading