Planned Parenthood, at least in my corner of the world, is deeply misunderstood as a veritable abortion factory that claims to exist for women's health but doesn't really do much else. Don't misunderstand me, I completely honor a person's right to hate abortion--and that is a service that is provided at a lot of Planned … Continue reading What Happens at Planned Parenthood?
I know I’ve told you about our Facebook Virtual Book Club group before, right? Things are slowly but surely getting more and more interactive over there. Starting with the fact that this was the first month we were ever able to take a poll to decide which book we should read! We took another poll … Continue reading Virtual Book Club: The Secret Life of Wonder Woman by Jill Lepore
The Women's March on Washington was not without its faults--that's for sure. This event was thrown together over the course of 11 weeks. It grew from an idea to a whole, living, growing movement and that's awesome. But do you know what my favorite part of the march is? The fact that this march didn't … Continue reading 10/100: Postcards
I have heard the cries of my people and I’m here to give you what you asked for! This time last year we were gearing up for a Selfie Challenge. I’d conceived of it a night or two before the launch and it was very thrown together. But it was a lot of fun! I … Continue reading Announcing the 2017 #xoxoselfiechallenge!
I have come to the conclusion that I am no longer interested in playing the role of the peacekeeper. Instead, I choose a more active position—that of peacemaker. The peacekeeper flits about, doing all she can to make sure that things are fine and happy on the surface level. No one gets too ruffled. No … Continue reading Peacekeeping/ Peacemaking: Neither is Likely on Facebook