Being in a Long-Distance Relationship

It is what it is, says love.* Is it perfect? It’s a long-distance relationship (ldr). It’s not fab because you’d rather it be different. It’s wonderful because the relationship is so good that you’re willing to go the distance. That’s what it looked like on my last evening in England as my boyfriend and I strolled along the cobbled riverwalk after our last date together. … Continue reading Being in a Long-Distance Relationship

Christian AND Feminist?

“I’m Christian, but I am a feminist.”  This is a statement made in Buzzfeed’s cringeworthy video, “I’m Christian, but I’m not…”  (Journalist Mollie Hemingway can explain why it’s cringeworthy here).  Anyways, you don’t have to be a literature student to read that statement and realize it’s implications.  Being Christian – a follower of Christ – and a feminist – one who believes in equality of the … Continue reading Christian AND Feminist?