{A [Love] letter to the little girl still inside me}

This post was written as a part of the SheLoves synchroblog: A Love Letter to my Body. (A “synchroblog” simply means people writing simultaneously on the same topic.) Dearest Child, I wish you knew when you were still young and free that the world isn’t out to get you — in fact, the world doesn’t care much about you at all. This […]

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{I don’t do Joy, very well}

Pu-leeeese, don’t tell me to lighten up – I take great pride in my seriousness. It’s a part of my M.O.  It’s not that I don’t laugh at all, I do.  And I love to laugh till I cry, tears streaming uncontrollably at something my little sister said or the guy next to me at […]

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Call Me Crazy, But I Talk to Jesus too (Thoughts on being a Christian Woman in the 21st Century)

Call me crazy, but I talk to Jesus too. And so, I can say that I don’t need you to liberate me. Jesus already did that. No, I don’t need a church to say what I can and cannot do, I’m already free. Call me crazy but I don’t believe in a Jesus that oppresses you or […]

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