Tag Archives: spanking

Weekly Reader Vol 1 Issue 28

It’s time for more news and views that you can peruse! It’s another Weekly Reader! Read what you want, bookmark others for later, or binge read everything at once. It’s up to you. Got something you’d like to share? Drop … Continue reading

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Weekly Reader Vol 1 Issue 6

Welcome to another edition of Weekly Reader, where I share interesting articles and hope that you’ll do the same. Read all of them, bookmark some for later, it’s all up to you. Found something interesting? Drop me a link in … Continue reading

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Open Minds and Closed Doors

(First off, a head’s up: we’re going to be dealing with abuse, physical, emotional and sexual, in this post. If this bothers you, if you find it too difficult to read, then hop over to the Cats category and take … Continue reading

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Words Matter

Libby Anne has a great post on spanking. It deals with the idea of defending the practice and how problematic that can be. I highly recommend you read it; it’s a great post. But it shouldn’t be a debate at all because it’s founded … Continue reading

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Nostalgia is a Helluva Drug

I don’t often frequent Freethought Blogs; the traffic there doesn’t seem quite as consistent as it is with Patheos. Then a couple of weeks ago, I found this. Welcome to me, staring at the screen and trying not to freak out. … Continue reading

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For the Greater “Good”

I found this via Friendly Atheist and it is a hard read. You are warned. My thoughts are below the fold.

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Removing the Nostalgia Goggles

It was one of those things that popped up in my feed on Facebook, one I’m sure you’ve seen: a “Like and Share if you agree!” meme. But this one was different. It had a list of things that you … Continue reading

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