Saturday Morning Reflection: Masculinity

"Why are you crossing your legs that way? That's how girls sit." A personal conflict with masculinity-- meaning, the qualities that American society has glomped together to make up what a man should be, and as it relates to gender roles-- was planted within me at a young age. I was the kid who would … Continue reading Saturday Morning Reflection: Masculinity

Virginia: Travel Observations

"Don't let the doorknob hit ya where the good lord split ya -- in the front and in the back." -Homeless Man of Carytown We spent some time roaming a wooded rural area of eastern Virginia this past weekend. My soon-to-be mother-in-law recently moved, and we flew in to help break in her new home. … Continue reading Virginia: Travel Observations