An Open Letter to my Pro Choice Friends

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This one is tough. Or awkward. Or perhaps a piece that is has a fragile balance that I may or may not achieve. But nevertheless, what is friendship anyway if you can’t express your thoughts, and what is a conversation if you can’t exchange ideas…?

I address this to my repeal friends. I don’t have many actually, I’m not a million friends sort of person. That also means that the friends I do have, are actually friends. As in, I give ...

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Nasty medicine, straight up, no sugar

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I was going to write tonight on the hard cases, you know the ones, the rape, the incest, the fetal disability, the mother’s health. All the things we expected to form the arena for the debate. But it seems to me the debate has become a different thing.

The 8th Amendment has a clear aim of protecting both the life of mother and baby. You can read Article 40.3.3. It’s hardly obscure. You’d really have to stretch things a bit ...

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