Godless Girl shares her opinion on a number of issues related to her beliefs, other people's beliefs, and life in general. She believes that atheist is an identity that is normal and unremarkable, just like any other ordinary trait. Some featured posts on her blog include "Should Atheists and Christians be Friends?" and "Would You Go Back to Faith?"
Relationship Funerals & The Way We Say Goodbye
One year ago today I wrote the following in response to this piece about Relationship Funerals I share it now with you. A breakup ritual could be incredibly beautiful… and painful… and healing. It’s one way to face a separation head-on (and heart-on) and spend an intentional moment dedicated to that transition to a new beginning. […]
Be the One to Turn On the Light
Photo by Tom RafteryI remember reluctantly stepping out of faith into atheism feeling as if everything I cared about had been erased against my will. My community support structure was gone; my family now felt like strangers; and I had no direction in life or understanding of my place in the world. Who was I? Weren’t all […]
A Little “Thank You” to Atheism
Thank you, Atheism, for: Causing me to realize my ethics need to come from my own truth, and not from someone’s interpretation of a book or prophetic message. Challenging me when I was comfortable and complacent in my thoughts and beliefs. Propelling me into years of self-reflection and change. Nothing showed me I would be okay […]