Mary Magdalene

Imagine A World Without Religion…

Imagine a world without religion. Sounds pretty good, doesn’t it? No religious bigotry, no “righteous” judgement, no cruelty “in the name of God,” no holy wars, no honor killings, and no shame in just being yourself. Truly, the world would be a better place without religion, wouldn’t it? Well, let’s try it out. Let’s imagine…

My name is right there! Woot! Woot!

I’m In A Russian Movie!

I know it sounds crazy, but I’m in a Russian movie! Well…okay, it’s a movie about Russia. But that still counts, right? The film is called The Saratov Approach. It’s an indie film that was released in October and—against all odds—is turning Hollywood on its head and smashing records. The film was expected to be…

"A Mother's Vigil" by Liz Lemon Swindle

True Love SHOULD Be Painful

For whatever reason, we seem to have this funny idea that love is supposed to be bliss or that when we get married we’ve somehow achieved a state of “happily-ever-after.” Well, that’s just not true. Love is actually quite painful. In fact, if you’re doing it right, love, marriage, and family will be the most…

Marriage Isn't for You

الزواج ليس لك

بعد أن مرّ على زواجي حوالى سنة ونصف ، استنتجت مؤخّرًا أن الزواج ليس لي. الآن وقبل أن تصدر أيّ حكم، تابع القراءة. التقيت بزوجتي في المدرسة الثانويّة عندما كنا نبلغ 15 سنة. كنّا أصدقاء لمدّة عشر سنوات حتّى … حتّى قررنا أن لا نكون فقط مجرّد أصدقاء. إنّني أوصي بشدّة أنّ أفضل الأصدقاء يقعون…

Marriage Isn't for You

결혼은 당신을 위한것이 아니다

결혼 한지 일 년 반이 지난 지금, 난 결혼이 나를 위한 것이 아니라는 결론을 내렸다. 이 앞 문장만 읽고 추측을 시작하기 전에, 계속 읽어나가기를 바란다. 나는 우리가 열 다섯살 고등학생 때 나의 와이프를 만났다. 우리는 연애를 시작하기 전 십 년동안을 ‘그냥’ 친구로 지냈다. 나는 베스트 프렌드와 사랑에 빠지는 것을 강력 추천한다. 내 생애 가장 친한…