Things that bother me

Does My Disinterest in Sex Offend You?

In my Gender and Women’s Studies class, we were discussing the topic of sex tourism. This girl was explaining the concept to me very politely, while her male friend sat between us and listened. If you are unfamiliar with sex tourism, it is commodification of having a sexual experience with an “exotic” partner. Sorta. Basically… Continue reading Does My Disinterest in Sex Offend You?

Things that bother me

A Confused Muslim’s View of Easter

I have never understood Christian holidays. Especially since everything has become a gift-giving holiday, but nothing confuses me more than Easter. If someone would be kind enough to explain it to me, I’d be more than happy to listen. But for now, here’s what I just don’t understand. Jesus “died for our sins” on the… Continue reading A Confused Muslim’s View of Easter

My Awkwardness

Happy Freaking New Year: Resolutions and my 2013 Review

HAPPY NEW YEAR! Just kidding. I’m not that excited.  I’m trying to have low expectations so I won’t be disappointed.  Can we all agree that last year kinda sucked?  Like, it didn’t totally suck, but it wasn’t great. It was a good/bad year. As far my social life went in 2013, I think it was… Continue reading Happy Freaking New Year: Resolutions and my 2013 Review