I may or not be back to blogging. I don’t know yet.
I noticed something tonight that’s bothered me for years, but I never really articulated it before now. I’m sure we’re all used to vile, hateful comments all over the internet (and, come to think of it, all kinds of other places as well). There’s one particular variety that always bugged me, though, and for the longest time I couldn’t put my finger on why:
“If someone saying that is enough to hurt your feelings, you have bigger problems.”
“If you’re that upset over this, then there’s something wrong with you.”
“If you can’t even handle stepping on a scale, you have serious issues.” Continue reading