Musings of MatronEdea
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A lot of guys are sick of women (and men) bitching about inequality. They think it’s overdone, people should just get over it, etc. They think that talking about it won’t make it go away. When one of Leigh Alexander’s many posts went up on Kotaku, many of the comments said things like “stop labeling …
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Reasons to Hate Gay People

September 26th, 2011 | Posted by MatronEdea in Attitudes | Politics | Religion - (6 Comments)

People have a lot of excuses to be homophobic. Obviously, it’s a fear (phobia, dur) but of what? Since I was really involved with my high school’s Gay-Straight Alliance, and I was born and raised in Portland, I have a lot of openly gay/trans/bi friends. I’ve never had a problem with it, because…  I’ve always figured …
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Religion Is and Is Not

September 8th, 2011 | Posted by MatronEdea in Attitudes | Politics | Religion - (2 Comments)

I originally posted this a year and a half ago on the IGN blogs, but I ended up deleting everything from there. I’ve edited it a bit, as well… My grandmother was planning on being a nun until she met my grandfather. When she met him, though, plans changed. She fell madly in love with …
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I Cannot Ragequit.

May 25th, 2011 | Posted by MatronEdea in Attitudes - (5 Comments)

Working in retail came with unwanted side effects. At the time, they were definitely necessary, but I wasn’t expecting them to extend into my personal life. I thought that I would be able to turn this “ability” on or off, depending on if it was necessary at the time or not. I have lost the …
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