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Share the road, motherfuckers!

Of all the kinds of asshole there are in the world, I have decided that the worst kind are the fucking crazy kind.

Tonight my dad and I had just set off for a bike ride, enjoying the unseasonably cool July weather. 478 more words


The Cost of Being a Cocksure Connoisseur

I am not an expert anything.

As the song goes, I know a little bit about a lot of things…I am Jack(ie) of many trades, master of none. 691 more words


Fifty Shades of Rage

(…some of which actually have to do with the fact that I had to rewrite this post from scratch because Chrome crashed and WordPress saved… my title.) 3,323 more words

Mental Health

Christa's Soapbox - Why You Should Become a Member of the National Quilting Association

I’m super excited to announce that starting this winter, I will be writing a regular column for the Quilting Quarterly, the official magazine of the… 276 more words


Sunday soapbox

Sunday’s soapbox is yours to use as you will – within the bounds of decency and absence of defamation. You’re welcome to look back or forward, discuss issues of the moment, to pontificate, ponder or point us to something of interest, to educate, elucidate or entertain, amuse, bemuse or simply muse.


in an isolated system, the entropy can only increase

To shut ourselves in and stop space exploration is to hinder our own progress, in countless ways – intellectually, economically, even spiritually. I don’t care what your religious beliefs are – it is our duty as an intelligent species to research, to understand, to explore this universe. 121 more words


Dear Parents - why is your child on Instagram...?

Dear Parents of Under 13 Year Old Children With Instagram Accounts,

Are you okay with your child lying? I guess you are.
If they will lie about their date of birth for social media when they are 8-12 years old, what about drinking alcohol when they are 13 to 17 years old? 222 more words