I had a major epiphany last week. Are you ready for it? It’s not you. It’s not me. I am actually not necessarily the cause of all of my problems. Some of you probably just read that and thought “duh,” but this was an earth-shattering, ground-breaking revelation for me. I know I wrote about something … Continue reading It’s Not You: Why We Need to Stop Blaming Ourselves for Every Little Thing
I’m having one of those days where I wonder – why does everything in my life have to be so hard? I just came from my doctor’s appointment (I have found a family doctor in my area and he seems competent and he has excellent bedside manners and he’s actually really nice!!! Thank you Jesus! … Continue reading Why Does Everything Have To Be So Hard?
In August, I interviewed my friend Jonathan about his experiences growing up as a gay Seventh-day Adventist. A week later, once the article was finally ready for publishing, I called him with bated breath. We whispered a prayer – he at a laundromat in Montreal and me, at my apartment in Ottawa. Then I pressed, … Continue reading Growing Up as a Gay Adventist — Part II
I was doing pretty good for most of the day. But then the sun set at 4:00 pm. And then I went grocery shopping. And then I went home. And I was tired. And I still had to cook. And I still had to do laundry. And then I remembered that I ain’t got no man, no money, no car, and now, no career. So I baked some frozen fries and chicken fingers and plopped down on my couch in my underwear and with my apple juice and watched “Insecure.” This is how I “turn up” on a Tuesday night. And now I feel so much better about myself and my life. Continue reading If you’re not watching “Insecure,” Go Get Cho Lyyyyyfe!
Guys, I need to unpack the past two months of celebrity relationship news because they are really causing me to do some hard thinking. This is the year of “anything can happen.” Austin Null of The Nive Nulls (my favourite YouTube family) recently discussed how he cheated on his wife Brittney. Tina Campbell of Mary … Continue reading When Life Gives You Side Chicks, Make Lemonade: On Beyoncé, Israel and Other Indiscretions
So I received some feedback on my last post, and felt it necessary to respond publicly in case other people had similar questions. I fear that I wasn’t as clear as I had wanted to be. Continue reading “If I Weren’t a Christian, I’d Be Married By Now” Explained
Slowly but surely, I am becoming a podcast aficionado. Below are twenty (yes, I know – only twenty) of my favourites.
I’m always looking for more podcasts to add to my list. What podcasts do you love? I’d love to hear your recommendations. Continue reading 20 of My Favourite Podcasts (AKA Podcasts that WILL Change Your Life)