Stay: On Growing Up Atheist & Jennifer Michael Hecht’s Secular Argument Against Suicide
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Stay: On Growing Up Atheist & Jennifer Michael Hecht’s Secular Argument Against Suicide

All the questioning comes to this: is life an end in itself? We know that to live is a gesture of great faith and belief in the human experience — is it worth it? As much as my sadness wants to say no, there’s some part of me, the part maybe most human, that always says yes, of course it is. Continue reading

It’s Not Dead Yet: Add Some Spook to Halloween (or Can We End the Cutesy Crap for Once?)
Creepy / Death / Occult / Society & Culture / Vintage

It’s Not Dead Yet: Add Some Spook to Halloween (or Can We End the Cutesy Crap for Once?)

A few weeks ago I posted about Halloween costumes for girls, and how few options there are for girls to be strong, messy, capable characters for Halloween. That post got quite a bit feedback, mainly with even more ideas for costumes. I got to thinking this week, as Halloween is just a couple of weeks … Continue reading