And we’ll dedicate it to Rick Santorum.
- teacher: you will be sorted into grou--
- me: can i work alone
- Every time.
ALL OF MY FAVOURITE THINGS TOGETHER
This morning, I put out a call for Sex Ed horror stories from former and current teens, after reading about Utah’s decision to adopt an abstinence-only policy when it comes to teaching about sexual health. Of course, that’s ridiculous - but not as crazy as some of these testimonials. Read on, it’s fascinating.
On Periods & Other Ovarian Mysteries
“Our sex ed in biology class was very good, it was our teacher of religious education who told us bullshit: he once said that men can’t have sex with women during their period, because the the period blood forms crystals which hurt the penis. One of the girls in our class asked him if that’s what his wife told him.” - lostwiginity
I’ve been forced to explain homosexuality to my kids (aged 3 and 4) because their uncle is gay. This incredibly difficult and traumatic experience went as follows:
Child: Why does Uncle Bob go everywhere with Pete?
Me: Because they’re in love, just like Mummy and Daddy are.
Child: Oh. Can I have a biscuit?
We’re all scarred for life. Scarred, I tell you.” —KateP, Internet commenter (via cocklordsimone)
Why am I taking a creative writing class?
Biting the bullet and doing some swimwear modelling stuff for a photographer one of my friends has worked with.
Body confidence ahoy?
How do I model? Eep?