Monthly Archives: February 2015

Ontario’s New Sex-Ed Curriculum, the Pros and the Cons

*Update: Feb 23 – 1:20PM – I’ve finally found the link to the actual document and am reviewing it now. Please check out the link below for the full curriculum. Today, the Province of Ontario revealed a controversial new Sexual Education program that has parents (mainly Christians) up in arms across the province. The issue? A vast change in both …

Kat Argo’s ‘The Shadow of the Bear’

Something I’ve been wanting to do for a while is start posting book reviews regularly. I love reading, but haven’t read as much as I would want lately, and figured this would be a good way to make myself read more. I wanted to kick off the review section with a post about a book by a fellow blogger, Kat …

The powerful effect fiction can have on reality – Guest post by 50 Shades is Abuse

Last summer, Mara Wilson started talking on twitter about being called a.. not so nice name.. by Fifty Shades of Grey author E.L. James on twitter, after speaking out about the book glorifying abuse. The book, which I had so wonderfully avoided due to it sounding like complete and utter trash, suddenly became a research topic for me. I scoured …

Taking Care of You Isn’t Selfish

This morning, I logged onto Facebook and was greeted by a post from George Takei about a young woman who made the best of her fiance calling off their wedding (the original article appeared here before dose shared it). After being jilted by the man she was supposed to spend the rest of her life with, some friends suggested a …