Future Home of The Living God

How can I describe this book to you? I can’t do it justice. Its description is: you have to read it. It took a while to get into the prose, but once I did I couldn’t drink enough of it. I picked it up twice, read a total of an eighth of it. Then I…

Bodies are Sacred

People’s bodies are sacred. This is coming from someone who is not religious and is, perhaps, not even spiritual. People’s bodies are sacred, and, excepting the most severe cases of mental illness — like self-harm, eating disorders, or suicidality — commenting on someone’s relationship with their body isn’t helpful. Even in cases of severe mental…

Holes

Because once you’re poor, and schizophrenic, and alone, the safety net merely waves at you as you fall through.

The Hippocratic Oath

Don’t tell my partner his liver is dead like you diagnosed the common cold.