"A Tennessee state representative is backpedaling after he suggested adding hanging by tree as a method of execution during a discussion this week in Nashville over a bill concerning capital punishment. Rep. Paul Sherrell, R-Sparta, made the suggestion during the criminal justice committee meeting Tuesday while lawmakers discussed HB1245 and an amendment to the bill that would allow for … Continue reading When Will We Hit the “Oh My God We Have To Do Something” Phase of This War?
Language Shifts When Discussing Mental Health
Mental Health is an ever-evolving science. As more and more humans come into this place we call earth, more and we're finding that there are different ways to speak, that we didn't fully understand or comprehend only days ago. Trauma. PTSD. Anxiety. Depression. Bipolar Disorder. Psychosis. Psychotic. These are all scary words until you begin … Continue reading Language Shifts When Discussing Mental Health
What Does “Systemic Racism” Mean?
"Blame the Patriarchy," is a phrase that white, right-wing folks use, to make fun of us who are telling you that yes, we are in fact, blaming the patriarchy. For four hundred years, white men - in particular - have had control of this planet, and they are fighting for it with everything they have. … Continue reading What Does “Systemic Racism” Mean?
Happy New Year Friends!!!
Happy New Year Darlings! Oh my God. Seven Years in just a few weeks. That's auspicious timing, and I am very excited about this year. I want to apologize for not writing through Christmas, but I wanted a break, and I wanted to start the new year fresh. I know nothing's changed about the site … Continue reading Happy New Year Friends!!!
Loud Mouth’s War Time Photo Shoot
You can't really tell in this photo, but I am really uncomfortable. It was the first shot of the test shots, and I had just, literally just, found out about the shooting in Colorado Springs. I couldn't focus, this time another shooting, on an LBGTQ2S+ space, where the patrons of the club are the ones … Continue reading Loud Mouth’s War Time Photo Shoot