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Why I Am Worried About Theresa May As Prime Minister As A Special Needs Mum

Miriam Gwynne | Posted 07.20.2016 | Parents
Miriam Gwynne

I am usually too wrapped up in my full time caring role as a mum to two special needs children to actively follow politics, but one night last week I just happened to turn on my TV and find out my country suddenly had a new prime minister! I don't recall ever seeing her name on any election paper or have I missed something?

10 Smoke Signals Heralding The End Of Federal Medical Marijuana Prohibition

Steph Sherer | Posted 07.13.2016 | Politics
Steph Sherer

A little less than a year ago I wrote an article “10 Reasons Why Federal Medical Marijuana Prohibition is about to Go Up in Smoke” for the Huffing...

Words Can Hurt; Words Can Heal

Becky Holland | Posted 08.21.2016 | Parents
Becky Holland

It is late at night that the words sneakily return and disable reasoned thinking. The ceiling becoming a notice board for my thoughts, all pushing for my attention. "Could I have done more?"

US Senate Step Promises Peace for Medical Marijuana Patients

Steph Sherer | Posted 05.11.2015 | Politics
Steph Sherer

Medical marijuana patients just got a step closer to what we need, with the introduction yesterday of a historic medical marijuana bill in the U.S. Senate. With medical science and public opinion on our side, compassion can win out over the legacy of fear-mongering from the past century.

Why You Should Open the Drawers

Michael Cohen | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Michael Cohen

That's what a dildo is for. It's an emotionless penis, which is sometimes just what the doctor ordered.

Coping With Unexpected Challenges From My Elderly Parents

Anne Naylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

We thought Dad was doing errands on Wednesday afternoons... when in fact, my 91-year-old father was visiting a girlfriend in the village.