Lesbian Duplex 88: An Open Thread

It’s time for another Lesbian Duplex thread! If you have a link or article or interesting thought that’s not relevant to an ongoing thread, you can share it here. If a conversation on another post has turned entirely off topic, you can bring it here also. Every so often, as the number of comments on a given Lesbian Duplex post becomes unmanageable, I put up a fresh post. I’ve added a “chatter” tab under my blog banner that will direct readers to these discussion threads, so no one will have to wo … [Read more...]


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Saturday Link Love: Abusive Behavior, Racial Bias, and Dress Codes

Saturday Link Love is a new feature where I collect and post links to various articles I’ve come upon over the past week. Feel free to share any interesting articles you’ve come along as well! The more the merrier. Trump Is Triggering Domestic Violence Survivors With Textbook Abusive Behavior, on Huffington Post---"It’s been seven years since Lisette Johnson’s abusive husband shot her and then turned the gun on himself, but nowadays, whenever she turns on the TV, she is confronted with a man who … [Read more...]


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Anonymous Tip: Do As You’re Told, Gwen

A Review Series of Anonymous Tip, by Michael FarrisPp. 391-397After meeting with Lynn, Gwen has a sudden urge to get out of Spokane and go somewhere on a vacation. The only vacation she can afford, she realizes, is to go visit her sister Pam, who lives in California. You know, the sister she hasn't once talked to about any of this. The sister I've long suspected she must have some sort of feud with, or irreconcilable differences. And because Gwen never goes anywhere without her parents, s … [Read more...]


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Lesbian Duplex 87: An Open Thread

It’s time for another Lesbian Duplex thread! If you have a link or article or interesting thought that’s not relevant to an ongoing thread, you can share it here. If a conversation on another post has turned entirely off topic, you can bring it here also. Every so often, as the number of comments on a given Lesbian Duplex post becomes unmanageable, I put up a fresh post. I’ve added a “chatter” tab under my blog banner that will direct readers to these discussion threads, so no one will have to wo … [Read more...]


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Saturday Link Love: 5th Grade, Race, and Pickup Artists

Saturday Link Love is a new feature where I collect and post links to various articles I’ve come upon over the past week. Feel free to share any interesting articles you’ve come along as well! The more the merrier.Note: Inclusion does not imply full agreement.  A 5th-grader wrote 7 rules for talking to girls — but grown-ups could learn from them too, on Upworthy---"Specifically, she is fed up with a boy in her class named Noah, who, like many fifth grade boys, hasn't quite figured out how to … [Read more...]


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Anonymous Tip: Lynn to the Rescue!

A Review Series of Anonymous Tip, by Michael FarrisPp. 387-391It's Thursday morning and Gwen is off to visit Lynn, her only friend. Because before she became a Christian and joined Peter's church she had no friends. Apparently. Anyway. Lynn's older children were busy at work in the school room when Gwen arrived. The younger children were playing in the adjacent family room with legos, blocks, and cars. Lynn asked her oldest son to watch the younger ones. Can attest---this is an … [Read more...]


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Lesbian Duplex 86: An Open Thread

It’s time for another Lesbian Duplex thread! If you have a link or article or interesting thought that’s not relevant to an ongoing thread, you can share it here. If a conversation on another post has turned entirely off topic, you can bring it here also. Every so often, as the number of comments on a given Lesbian Duplex post becomes unmanageable, I put up a fresh post. I’ve added a “chatter” tab under my blog banner that will direct readers to these discussion threads, so no one will have to wo … [Read more...]


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