We debate origins of the Universe, life, Earth, humans, religion, atheism, using common sense, evolution, cosmology, geology, archaeology, and other sciences, to repel biblical creationism and other religious beliefs.
"I love the song "Dear God." It's always been a favorite of mine. There's also a couple covers of it that are almost as good as the original. Sarah McLachlan does a nice version of it and she's not usually my favorite."
"No charge, Jen ... got one of my own, who was much like that ... 20 years ago! Give it about six months and she'll be graduating college!
To use Simon & Garfunkel's song, "Preserve your memories," Jen ... 'cuz…"
"My sons second grade teacher asked the classroom to raise their hand if they believe in god. My son told me he felt like he had to raise his hand because everyone else did. But since it is the holidays, the lesson plan seems to be very religon…"
Originally from Massachusetts, but transplanted to the midwest nine years ago. A few months ago my husband and I took the plunge and moved to Tennessee to be closer to his family. So far, so good. :)
I have been married for five years and we have a bright and beautiful 2 year old daughter named Violet. We also have two cats, Sophie and Darwin.
I have been an Atheist since the age of 11 and it's amazing to think it's been over 20 years. I married a quiet agnosic and I know his parents are too kind to admit they think I'm a heathen. My parents are used to me being slightly out of step with the norm.
I'm currently interested in learning a lot about parenting. I love reading-- and rereading-- books about pretty much anything. I usually have two or three books going at the same time. I welcome any parenting advice!
I'm very friendly and easy to get along with, so don't be shy!