It’s been about two weeks since I started working completely remotely, and really started hunkering down at home… I will admit, in some ways, I am much more at peace and feel more like myself than in the last post, but in other ways, I have moments where emotionally, it’s kind of rough.
Sometimes, it helps to write down our thoughts and share them in order to let other people know that they are not alone. This might turn into a series, it might not. But for right now, it is just me sharing some of my thoughts of current events with all of you!
Growing up, it felt like every time we turned around, we were learning about the Holocaust. It seemed like year after year, one of our teachers was dragging out the Holocaust literature, berating us with historical facts, so that they would be branded into our minds. We watched movies, we read books, some of us …
“…Which is how this random, straight, semi-conservative Christian girl found herself at a queer conference for 5 days, surrounded by 600 LGBT+ Christians (along with family members and church leaders), and staying in an Airbnb (or “Sidebnb” as we called it) with 9 Side B men…”