Why Straight-Face?

  So, I’ve had a few people ask me why I released my book, especially considering that I am a teacher. The last thing a teacher usually wants is a public life. Well, there are a few reasons why I felt it was important to release this manuscript to the public. For one, remember, I […]

The Sanctity of (Gay) Marriage: Take Your Time

  So, let’s talk about gay marriage. First of all, let me say that I hate to even have to call it “gay marriage,” because in reality, it’s just marriage. But, it seems that until all 50 states allow same-sex marriage, then we have to attach that addendum. At the time of writing this post, only […]

Authenticity: The Killer of Fundamentalism

  So, I’ve been doing some thinking lately. I’ve been out of fundamentalism for almost three years at this point, and my life has dramatically changed. Each new day brings a new layer that I’m not ever quite sure I’m ready to face. I have noticed that since coming out, my faith has been a […]

Gay child beaten by parents…in the name of Jesus!

  I have said for a while now that I do not believe the hardcore anti-gay conservatives are Jesus-followers with a gay-hate problem; I think they are gay-haters with a Jesus problem. What I mean by that is that I don’t think following Jesus makes people burn with anger towards LGBT people. Instead, I truly […]