The Eighth and Final Square

with courage face the thing you fear so the pawn becomes the queen

Archive for August, 2013

I probably say this too much, but I LOVE that I now have the freedom to just be myself. There are SO many things that I almost take for granted now that I couldn’t do three and a half years ago. Mostly little things, that “normal” people DO take for granted, but some others too. I can paint my nails any color I want. I have a driver’s license. I have a bank account without my parents’ name on it. […]

Posted by Phoenix On Aug - 15 - 2013 Add Comments READ FULL POST

Atheism First, read my post Why I’m Agnostic?. Much of that is still true. My journey out of Christianity was agonizing and long. I’ve passed through hardcore fundamental Christianity (what I grew up with), to “fundie-lite” (when I got out, where I still believed a lot of the more fundie stuff, but wasn’t an ass about it), to mainstream Christianity, to agnosticism, and eventually, atheism. In my Why I’m Agnostic? post, I said I had atheist leanings because of crazy […]

Posted by Phoenix On Aug - 7 - 2013 Add Comments READ FULL POST
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