A Roundup of Blogging Mistakes

Once you've been blogging for a while, you look back on the way you've done things and realize places where you could have saved yourself a lot of time or headaches. Ladyblogger has rounded up the top five mistakes she made as a blogger in order to get you through these pitfalls (so you can be free to make your own, unique mistakes).  I have to admit that I've made quite a few of these myself. ...more
@mycultlife Don't beat up on yourself. We all live and learn. You did examine your life ... more

Putting My Life Online is Not Easy, But It's Worth Doing

I talk about having PTSD and going to therapy and having anxiety and all that because I need to. I need to know that it's out there. I wear my heart on my sleeve because I have to.  I have to because I'm exceptionally good at hiding things unless I force myself to reveal them. ...more
@Ali Berlinski All of the comments are from beautiful, caring, loving people. This is ... more

Putting My Life Online is Not Easy, But It's Worth Doing

I talk about having PTSD and going to therapy and having anxiety and all that because I need to. I need to know that it's out there. I wear my heart on my sleeve because I have to.  I have to because I'm exceptionally good at hiding things unless I force myself to reveal them. ...more
@Ashleigh Burroughs You are so right about writing about what caused the symptoms. I don't ... more

Putting My Life Online is Not Easy, But It's Worth Doing

I talk about having PTSD and going to therapy and having anxiety and all that because I need to. I need to know that it's out there. I wear my heart on my sleeve because I have to.  I have to because I'm exceptionally good at hiding things unless I force myself to reveal them. ...more
It is very brave of you to let others know the problems that you have lived and learned to live ... more

The Violence Against Women Act: What You Can Do to Ensure Its Passage

So, the election is over and the crazy “legitimate rape, easy rape, forcible rape, emergency rape, etc.” representatives have been voted out of office. It seems like quite the victory, right? Cool, we can all sleep a little easier knowing that this is the case. But hold on, can we really take that deep breath just yet? No. ...more
I was not aware of the Violence Against Women would be voted on again. I was a victim for many ... more