When Religion Creates Dragons

January 24, 2015 |

If opposing homosexuality on all levels is ultimately the right path in God’s eyes and I’m wrong, I risk having loved too deeply and trying too hard to be empathetic and I will be punished accordingly. If, however, equal rights for homosexuals is actually in line with Christ’s will and I didn’t help my fellowman—I risk causing pain, suicide, distancing people from God, and depriving other people of the things in life I love best.

Reflections on Mothers’ Day

May 10, 2014 |

If my mother hadn’t strengthened me with her courage in that moment, I don’t know when I would have found enough courage of my own to come out