Monthly Archives: October 2015

I need you to lean left.

Originally posted on hannah brencher.:
I have not written. No, not recently. The excuse is that I am busy. My calendar– my alibi. But that’s just a lie to mask the real reason: I am resisting. I have been resisting…

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A “hell yes” harvest.

Originally posted on hannah brencher.:
“If you have to ask me then you already know,” she told me over a Skype call. We’d been talking about relationships for the last few minutes. I’d asked for guy advice from a girl…

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Herpes, Two Years Later: On Sex Without Condoms

Originally posted on Ella Dawson:
Condoms also make great party hats, just FYI. I had to write an awkward email a few weeks ago. A journalist wrote a piece about me (and my genital herpes) for a very prominent, respected publication in…

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Shame, friendships, and grace

My S.O.’s daughter was with us this past weekend, and the My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic marathon began bright and early Sunday morning. In one particular episode that stood out to me, Twilight Sparkle confesses she’s been spending so … Continue reading

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