Tag: Book Reaction

Religious Lies Told to Women

Religious Lies Told to Women

Verses from a religious book yanked out of context. They have been a source of aggravation since I can remember, having grown up in a “stern” Christian household.

Words Matter

Words Matter

It was 6:45 a.m. and I took my first sip of the freshly brewed cup of coffee. The minute it splashed my taste buds, my brain switched on. I dipped a square of dark chocolate into the coffee, then delightfully bit off a semi-melted portion. A quiet “ahh” escaped my mouth. My mom, sitting next to me, read aloud. This is our morning ritual, by the way–a Bosnian one to start the day. We drink coffee slowly and chat about life, books, plans for the upcoming day.