Why I care about mental illness

Steven here… Four years ago I was living in Portland, Oregon and had been trying to get back into the habit of writing, which I had neglected for more years than is acceptable. The woman I was dating had a Pulitzer Prize finalist for a sister, which made for a formidable motivation. After all, if [Read More...]

4 Atheists to Inspire You

Steven here… I often hear from atheists who look up to the leaders in this movement and perhaps put those leaders on a pedestal. There are amazing people in this movement, but they are every one of them regular humans. Certainly they weren’t good at this starting out. One of my goals with this series [Read More...]

4 Hardworking Atheists You Will Love

Steven here… I am putting this together while at the Kansas City Regional Atheist Meeting, so this week’s post will be a little shorter than usual. One of the lovely things about events like this is how invested the attendees and organizers are in this movement. This is something we should all be striving for. [Read More...]

5 Awesome Atheists Under The Radar

Steven here… You may have heard of what these people have done, even if you haven’t heard their names. That needs to change. If someone is figuratively pouring their heart and soul into our movement and getting results, that’s something worth celebrating and emulating. In that spirit (also figurative) I present more atheist leaders who [Read More...]

5 Atheists You Should Know About

Steven here… Every week I’m gonna highlight some of the people in this movement who deserve more recognition. They may not have the name recognition of Dave Silverman or PZ Myers, but the work they do is just as important.       1. Guy P. Harrison Whenever people think about books dealing with atheism, [Read More...]