Disclaimer: I have no idea what the Duggars girls feel right now but I can offer an opinion on what it feels like to be a survivor of sexual abuse going through a media storm.
I am the survivor ...
Tears well as a tsunami of emotion rises in me threatening to break through my skin and fill the world. All it takes is a song, a word, a memory - and I rumble like an earthquake down where the deep ...
Yep, I made that statement in a room full of regularly attending church goers. There's a theological difference between a "good person" and a "Christian" that's lost on the average person. My point ...
Heavens! Is that Hillary with some "everyday Americans"? BLASPHEMY!
The same day I lauded ...
"She voted for the war!"
"She's an unapologetic hawk!"
"She's just another Dick Cheney when it comes to foreign policy!"
These are the charges I've heard over and over again for years...and as a ...
I wrote a diary the other day that apparently struck a nerve. It got passed around some on Twitter and FaceBook and you wouldn't believe the swarm of haters and trolls that swept into the diary to ...
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Here’s a reality-based ...
Whatever you do, please take some action on Mother's Day to commemorate the original meaning of this day, we must put an to end the insanity of sacrificing our children to war!
Honor the world's ...
Yeah really, you expected that from me, ha ha ha.
I have had the pleasure, ever since I became eligible to vote, to do so for Bernie Sanders.
The first time I saw him speak I was seven or ...
Another article on the same subject noted that Albuterol tablets have gone from $11 to over $...