My Son is Gay

If you think that me allowing my son to be a female character for Halloween is somehow going to ‘make’ him gay, then you are an idiot. Firstly, what a ridiculous concept. Secondly, if my son is gay, OK. I will love him no less. Thirdly, I am not worried that your son will grow up to be an actual ninja so back off. If my daughter had dressed as Batman, no one would have thought twice about it. No one....more

So who cares if he is gay? Who even knows at 5? Man, I am gay and didnt know anything at age 5. ... more

Drug Prohibition, Accessibility, and Addiction: This Former Addict Says Yes to Legalization

Once upon a time until about two-and-a-half months ago when I admitted publicly to my alcoholism and embraced sobriety, I drank so much on a regular basis that I blacked out two or three times a week and couldn't remember how I came home. So, what I am about to reveal here with regard to my thoughts on drugs, accessibility, and legalization might surprise you: I support the legalization of all drugs, or, at the very least, the decriminalization of possession and personal use. ...more

Good piece!

I am all in favour of legalizing pot, as will be safer, reduce or eliminate the ... more

Show & Tell -- NieNie Asks: Should Pets Dress Up for Halloween?

Nie on BlogHer with the question of the week: Is it OK to dress a pet up for Halloween? I never have dressed Jimmy up for Halloween, but if I did, I'd dress him up as a clown -- for sure. See more of my questions and your answers in the NieNie Asks archive. ...more

Yes, totally for it. Is fun, and we all need

Caveats are it cannot be unsafe or ... more

OFFICIAL BLOGHER '10 LIVEBLOG: How to Use Your Blogging to Make You a Better Writer

Wowza, this reads/sounds like a great session - inspiring - I love MaryMac and follow her blog ... more