Love’s Limits in Aceh

It baffles me that homosexuality is considered a crime.  A relationship between two consenting, same-gendered adults is considered illegal.  Essentially, love is considered illegal.

I feel very lucky to live in a country that accepts my preferences and interests.  I feel blessed that I can be myself within the place I call home.  Granted, there will always be people who don’t believe in the ‘idea’ of homosexuality, but I know I won’t be punished for who I love and who I am. Continue reading “Love’s Limits in Aceh”

No Country For Women Update

King Abdullah died at the age of 90 on January 23, 2015.  The throne has now been appointed to Salman of Saudi Arabia.  Despite the princesses father’s passing, they are still suffering through abuse and unfair treatment.  Mint Press News states, Continue reading “No Country For Women Update”

No Country for Women

When you think of a princess, what do you think of?  Possibly jewels and tiaras?  Palaces and castles?  Or beauty and power?

For one royal family, it is just the opposite.  Continue reading “No Country for Women”