Stick it to stigma

Bear in Mind

Stigma hasn’t gone away. It’s just more insidious. There is a limit to what is “acceptable” when it comes to having a mental illness.
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Fighting for the environMANt

What on Earth

Once an institution is set in its ways, it can be hard for it to change. White men established their environmental boys’ club and were loath to give it up.
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The worst of times

Sex on Tuesday

A stretch without sex can be like Charles Dickens’ famous beginning to “A Tale of Two Cities”: It can be both the best of times and the worst of times.
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An inspirational essay

Along for the Ride

It’s not just disabled people who are particularly impressive for doing certain things with our limitations — everybody is, and we just fail to acknowledge it for those whose difficulties aren’t as obvious.
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So what about ethiCS?

git reset

Ethics should not be a reactionary consideration after something cataclysmic like misclassifying a dark-skinned person as a gorilla.
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Beating the winter blues

Bear in Mind

While I suffer from chronic depression, I also likely have Seasonal Affective Disorder, or SAD, a type of depression that worsens in the wintertime.
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First time’s the charm

Sex on Tuesday

For the most part, we probably all want to have sex that feels meaningful rather than quick or empty, and having sex you’re emotionally invested in makes for a better experience on many levels.
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