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ENOUGH!

As salaam alaikum,

I refuse to approve comments that are hateful, especially when it is obvious that reading comprehension is not being used by the one who leaves the comment. 269 more words

The Lamp That Lit The Path - My Faith, My Feminism and the Debt I Owe My Nan

No one after lighting a lamp hides it under a jar, or puts it under a bed, but puts it on a lampstand, so that those who enter may see the light.

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Faith & Feminism

I Didn't Have The Balls To Use The Restroom

Literally. Sorry for the strong language, I needed your attention. Now that I have it, allow me to set the scene for you.

I was in the mall having a lovely shopping day all to myself which meant endless hours to browse without having to worry about entertaining anybody else, a rare occasion but I was a fan of the situation. 542 more words

My Typical Twenties

Experiencing God's kindness in a Swahili literature tutorial

Around the time when I published What am I doing here? I wrote to a friend of mine that this was compounded by feeling like I was in the wrong place. 872 more words

Written By Tamie

Why are women fighting women?!

Wowaweewa!

Is the world on fire right now? I think that having free time recently, my world has been re-opened to the multiple political and cultural conversations that are continuously flooding social media and popular culture. 1,416 more words

Life

My Problem with the Female Thor

Last week Marvel announced a new Thor comic unlike any other Thor comic. Thor would be a woman.

First, Let’s Talk about What’s Not a Problem… 1,532 more words

Culture

The Imitation of Mary Magdalene: Apostle to the Apostles

Today, July 22, Christians in Catholic, Orthodox, Anglican, and Lutheran churches celebrate the feast of St. Mary Magdalene. One of my favorite anecdotes about St. John XXIII happens to be a joke told by him on the occasion of this very feast. 1,103 more words