The Golden Compass-Phillip Pullman

The Hobbit- JRR Tolkien

Frankenstein-Mary Shelly

The Book Of Lost Things-John Connolly

A Hundred Years of Solitude- Gabriel García Márquez

The Bloody Chamber-Angela Carter

Three Bags Full- Leonie Swann

Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic-David Quammen

Rabid: A… » 9/15/14 2:55pm 9/15/14 2:55pm

All the side-eye here. Validate yourself through what your husband thinks about your body! You know you can't make autonomous decisions regarding plastic surgery on your body, because, we'll all judge you.
I also hope that my future husband knows that he's marrying a werewolf dragon queen. Not a Princess. » 9/14/14 3:45pm 9/14/14 3:45pm

No, we are all offended because of how you are co-opting Irish culture. Now you're saying that you lived in England? Not sure where to go to from that. » 9/13/14 3:50pm 9/13/14 3:50pm

"In middle and low income countries, 80% of affected people receive no treatment. In some countries 98% of affected people receive no treatment. Instead they are abused, imprisoned or subject to "exorcisms."

I think that arguably, these countries situations are a little more dire than the USA. Their mental health…
» 9/13/14 3:35pm 9/13/14 3:35pm

When I was six, I had a dream. I told my parents that I aspired to be an employee of Jurassic Park. Friends dreamt of being a doctor, a lawyer, a model, a Princess; anything but being a caregiver to Mesozoic reptiles. Regardless of these facts, I remained a staunch believer in my vision. I have now begrudgingly… » 9/13/14 2:25pm 9/13/14 2:25pm

Valar Morghulis: A Review of Radical Feminism

I'm obtaining my MA in Women's Studies. As part of one of the courses I'm taking this year, each student is required to present an overview to the class, going in depth about the subject which we read about for the week. I was selected to present about radical feminism. I'd like to preface that although I identify as… » 9/12/14 1:31pm 9/12/14 1:31pm