The following rant was shared on Facebook by a friend this evening. It is a nine-part Twitter rant by Patrick S. Tomlinson (This was copied directly from his Twitter): Whenever abortion comes up, I have a question I've been asking for ten years now of the "Life begins at Conception" crowd. In ten years, no one has EVER…Read more I am pro-life.
On my college campus right now, there are little phrases written everywhere such as "love conquers all" and "keep the peace", and other similar things. (The first of these I'm aiming to write a post on in the near future.) I believe these were written as a response to Sunday night's horrific events in Las…Read more Little Thoughts: Good and evil
I'm beginning to get the hang of this whole "living on campus" thing. It was a doozy there for a bit; but I've settled into this new time in my life. And if I'm being really honest, I like this new sense of determination I have, and this new drive to become a true functioning…Read more Collection of Beautiful Things VI
I know from that title alone, this post will garner attention. This won't be a radically political, or overly opinionated post, I promise. But it may get emotional, and in terms of these topics, politics and opinions, and emotions go hand in hand. One of my classes this semester has already created some powerful thoughts…Read more Little Thoughts: Race and Politics
I have been in a really happy mood recently. It feels like my soul has wings and is bursting forth towards the heavens. (If you've read one of my most recent posts, you can probably guess why.). The world is beautiful and rosy and shimmering in magic. On my phone, I have a collection of screenshots. …Read more Collection of Beautiful Things (V)
I finally have my act together enough to sit down and write this post. It should have happened a couple of weeks ago, but you know how it goes. Summer vacation suddenly hits, and all you want to do is absolutely nothing. Plus, I recently discovered the newest season of BBC's Sherlock, so of course…Read more April Books
Before I say what I believe needs to be said, I want you to know that this is coming from a place of truthful compassion and understanding, with self-reflective sadness, and not a place of aggression or judgment. But. Passengers of the United Airlines Flight that were witnesses to the horrific removal of Dr. Dao from his…Read more Passengers, I condemn you.