As a black sheep, the things I am thankful for probably sound offensive.
Like, I am so, so, so thankful that I don’t have kids. 516 more words
Yes, Virginia, Santa’s Home is Melting 3x Faster Than the South Polar ice is increasing – and climate change is affecting both. 286 more words
We know what you’re thinking. A baby? In medical school? With both of you as medical students?? That doesn’t sound very responsible. Well, we can’t disagree that it sounds a little irresponsible (especially compared to waiting until we’re both 35 year old doctors), but we can promise two things: 1) This baby was intentional (despite what your friends may be saying ;D) and 2) We have given the decision LOTS of thought, which we will give you a taste of in this blog post. 2,854 more words
As a woman, I feel the weight of others’ expectations on my shoulders every day.
Whether it’s how I should behave as a wife or a friend, or what my performance should look like at work; whether it’s imposed gender norms or the government and religious conservatives telling me what rights I have or don’t over my own body—because I am a woman, everyone seems to think they have a say in my choices, in how I am supposed to act, think, and feel. 1,864 more words