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Why I Don't Call Myself an Atheist, Even Though I am One

When I chose to not believe in God, I actually didn’t know what an Atheist was. The first time I heard the word “Atheist” was when I told my dad that night that I didn’t believe in God. 598 more words


Moments of disconnection?

At times I become so involved in the pragmatism of everyday life that it seems I experience moments of disconnection from God. The full weight of the world then nearly crushes me and I am reminded of what it used to be like to live life as an atheist: the lack of purpose, the superficial love and the absence of genuine peace of mind. 347 more words


November 20, 2016

I want to talk about something real. Something that might make some of you upset, but it might also help someone. This is a sensitive subject for a lot of women, so I am not going to go into too much detail. 742 more words

Why did I choose to be an Atheist?

As a little one, my parents told me that there is someone who created us, someone who has powers to control the entire existence, someone who is there to protect all of us. 477 more words


The Disciplined Life of the Non-Religious

Christians assume that the non-religious or the “spiritual but not religious” are necessarily undisciplined. Pastors complain that young people today are more hedonistic because they are less religious. 408 more words

Personal Reflections

Flash Fiction | Almost There

He wasn’t just proving a dream date, he was proving a dream guy. He was fine with them splitting the bill, he didn’t get up when she excused herself to go to the restroom, no sly peeks at his smartphone when they were talking, no holding the door open for her – not for the restaurant, not for the car – although he did gesture her to both go in and sit in before him. 146 more words


Awkward and anxious, ready to make a change.

Should I start with my story or should I start with my purpose? Which is more important? … OK, purpose. To hold myself accountable as I fight my inclination to sit quietly at home and instead take action to fight a political climate I despise. 345 more words