Politics and Love

The Ethics of Abortion, Part #1

This post is the first in a series of posts about the ethics of abortion. As such, it is helpful to understand what ethics, as well as morality (a related term), is. And it is also helpful to understand how ethics and legality relate to one another. These terms are related but are not identical.… Continue reading The Ethics of Abortion, Part #1

Self-Love and Self-Directed Kindness

Respecting Ourselves: Treating Ourselves as People and Not Objects

Respecting ourselves is one of the best gifts we can give our mind and heart. This explores how we can do that. First, a Story . . . When I was younger, I knew a girl who seemed to be a really sweet and friendly person. However, I soon discovered that the only time she… Continue reading Respecting Ourselves: Treating Ourselves as People and Not Objects

Politics and Love, Self-Love and Self-Directed Kindness

Loving Our Self: The Place We Must Start

This post is about loving our self, and why it is the place we must start. A Brief Story about Me For most of my life I have been motivated by the question, "How can I be better?" While I may have had some good motivation behind this question at times, in general I think… Continue reading Loving Our Self: The Place We Must Start