Posts Tagged "Purity Culture"


Tuesday Townhall

Tuesday Townhall


Posted By on Oct 1, 2014

Hey Everyone,   It is late and it has been a long day, but I still wanted to get over here and share some thoughts from others that are too good to not share. If nothing else, I don’t make it through my week without finding these voices I need to remind me, to encourage me, to inspire me… It feeds my soul. It keeps me sane. It reminds me that I am not alone.   New Songs But we’ve been showing up for nearly six...

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W hen sitting down to research this post, I decided I needed more time to work through these newer books on Feminism I haven’t really digested yet. So I am rearranging the order of the books I want to cover in this series.   In the process, I also came across an article today that immediately sent me back in time to painful memories of an experience I never thought my family would ever go through. This article documents...

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Tuesday Townhall – July 8, 2014

Tuesday Townhall – July 8, 2014


Posted By on Jul 9, 2014

H old on to your hats, everyone.   It has been a week of discovery around here! I have found so many treasures to share with you, it was hard to pick and choose which ones needed to be shared the most. Some of you may have noticed that over the weekend, I was able to put in a space on the blog that specifically corrals our Townhall Meetings into one easily found place. Just scroll over the “About this Site” Menu Tab...

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  Most people think of profanity when they think of a bad word that starts with the letter F.   Where I grew up, I never even knew what swear words were, much less heard them till after I had moved out of the house as a young adult. In my house we got in trouble for saying crap, or butt, or stupid, or heaven forbid– shut up. As a child and a teenager if you had asked me what word I associated strong negativity with...

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What if I Roar?…

What if I Roar?…


Posted By on Jun 11, 2014

Earlier this spring, a friend of mine posted this picture of me in this post as a part of a mini series called Do Not Edit. This post is one I wrote a few weeks after that photo shoot in response to the powerful experience that it was.   … My friend Sarah Pagano is an amazing photographer who approached me and some other ladies about joining this photo shoot project she wanted to capture called Do Not Edit. Do Not Edit...

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