Efforts in Befriending my Body (also, that one time I didn’t shower for 4 days)

I grew up in purity culture (Here's an article that looks helpful after a quick look, for anyone looking for a definition/examples of this). From a very early age in Fundamental Evangelical Christianity, I learned things about my body that I'm still struggling to untangle. This could probably be 100 blog posts. This could probably be the work … Continue reading Efforts in Befriending my Body (also, that one time I didn’t shower for 4 days)

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Interconnectivity of Oppression: Wild Goose part 2

At Wild Goose, I went to this really great talk by Brittany Ouchida on interconnectivity. What exactly is interconnectivity? That is precisely what I was wondering as I got out my drawing journal and colored pencils, and settled in to draw and listen. She set up a dualistic paradigm - where some things/people are "good" or "better" … Continue reading Interconnectivity of Oppression: Wild Goose part 2