The Author of Boy Erased Hopes His Experience in Conversion Therapy Makes People Angry


Focus Features “I’m aiming an arrow directly into the heart of America.” That was Joel Edgerton’s promise to Boy Erased author Garrard Conley from the very beginning when Edgerton began writing and directing the film adaptation of Conley’s vulnerable memoir about his experience with “conversion therapy.” By: Elena Hilton\Esquire.com It was a risk for Conley to share … More The Author of Boy Erased Hopes His Experience in Conversion Therapy Makes People Angry

#metoo Consider the man?


Believe the woman! I am a supporter of the #meetoo movement.  For hundreds of years men, have abused women, at home, school and in the work place simply because they could.   I was one of those men who remained silent because speaking up could damage my upward mobility.   Many women suffered in silence for those … More #metoo Consider the man?

Acceptance: the apology


Apology  (Merriam-Webster)  An admission of error or discourtesy accompanied by an expression of regret (a public apology) something that is said or written to defend something that other people criticize : defense   The book is an apology for capitalism informal : a poor substitute or example : makeshift He’s a poor apology for a father.   Why do people apologize? (What are the benefits?)  … More Acceptance: the apology