If you aren’t totally disgusted yet with the way women are treated in America, then you simply aren’t paying attention. In the wake of the most recent shootings in Santa Barbara and the abduction of 200 plus girls in Nigeria, I felt like I have

I Did It. I Had An Abortion.

I did it. I had an abortion. Sigh. Yes, I said the “a-word”. I don’t regret a single thing about my decision and if I could go back in time and be given the choice I would do it again without any hesitation. I was

Animal Spirits

Don’t take the concept of animal spirits lightly. This is what I have learned after my curiosity for shamans was piqued a few years ago. I heard some of my friends had been visiting a shaman who got them high enough to see God or

Savages Silence Yourself Review

Jhenny Beth would like for us all to shut up. From the moment Ms. F-Bomb asked if I wanted to submit for this blog I knew that one of the first things I wanted to write about was my favorite record from this year-The Savages 

Space Cadet

When I was a child I wanted to be an astronaut. Living in central Florida through the entire decade of the 80s, shuttle launches were a big deal. Every morning of a launch we would huddle outside on our way to class and peer up

Wrong Friends

Sometimes just the right person can push you to do just the wrong things.  This doesn’t make you a bad person or in the wrong, it makes you human. Just like the rest of us. The “wrong thing” could be as simple as allowing the