Update: To see the author (Candice Benbow)’s response to my response, click here. One thing that I appreciate about my friendship with Jonathan is our ability to talk to one another about anything and everything – including our sex lives (or lack thereof) without shame or judgment. But we don’t just talk about our lives … Continue reading “Does Jesus Care About My Vagina?”: A Response to “I’m a Single Christian Woman and I Like Sex”
I am going to attempt to discuss something that will probably put me in the dog house no matter what I say, simply because people have such strong opinions about it. The word itself often immediately evokes disgust, defensiveness, embarrassment and shame… I’m gonna talk about masturbation. This is the much-promised blog post I alluded … Continue reading Is Masturbation a Sin?
On using a few texts out of context in order to oppress women: “The teacher walked into the room, strode up to the whiteboard, and wrote the following list: SEX. SUPPER. SUBMISSION. She then said, “Ladies, these three S’s are the best way to remember your role in marriage.” I could feel Amy stiffen in … Continue reading Sex, Supper, Submission – The Junia Project
I’ve decided to talk about my vagina. I dub this post, “the vagina tales.” Not “Veggie Tales” but “Vagina Tales.” Or, perhaps, the lack thereof. Continue reading Why I’m Still a Virgin at the Ripe Old Age of 29
Guys, I need to unpack the past two months of celebrity relationship news because they are really causing me to do some hard thinking. This is the year of “anything can happen.” Austin Null of The Nive Nulls (my favourite YouTube family) recently discussed how he cheated on his wife Brittney. Tina Campbell of Mary … Continue reading When Life Gives You Side Chicks, Make Lemonade: On Beyoncé, Israel and Other Indiscretions
I don’t watch Empire. Until Sunday, all I knew is that Taraji P. Henson and Terrence Howard star in it (they do star in it right?)
But then I heard that Gabourey Sidibe’s character had a sex scene on the last episode, and I saw who she did it with, and I thought that maybe I need to start tuning in and catching up… Continue reading On Gabourey Sidibe, Empire, Fat and Sexual Desirability
A 29-year-old single lawyer and a 27-year-old virgin walk into a bar… I’m joking. But the following video is no joke. I found it sobering. I was watching an episode of TD Jakes show (I didn’t even know he had a new show!) and it just got me thinking a whole bunch of thoughts: I … Continue reading The 29-year-old Chronically-Single Lawyer and the 27-year-old Virgin/Pastor’s Kid…