I'm coming out of the shadows and finally showing my face! Find out what prompted me to do it now. Susan Gaskin's YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/sudsybubble *Susan's interview on the John Cedars Channel is further down. https://youtu.be/9DQZgxbSoOg https://youtu.be/1qSjavoTYtw
Well that was a rather exhausting ride! It seemed that every time I turned round there was another blog, article or news report concerning the Watchtower organisation. If you weren't able to keep up with everything over this last weekend, I've put it all in one place so that you can read and watch at … Continue reading The Weekend That Was
Since waking up I've done a lot of research in a small amount of time. Having avoided looking at any Watchtower publications for a long time, it's actually been very cathartic. Something that I've come to realise is that, unless I've been disfellowshipped without my knowledge, I'm still considered a Jehovah's Witness, albeit a spiritually … Continue reading Disassociation: The Final Goodbye
"Fear and love cannot live together… Blows are used to correct brute beasts." - Seneca (Roman philosopher, author, politician, 4 B.C.E. to C.E. 65) As many of you may be aware, although I have been out of the Jehovah's Witnesses for over 25 years it has only been the past few weeks that I have … Continue reading Vile, Repulsive & Worthy of Death
"Privilege can be defined as the entitlement and authority (unearned) of individuals to perpetuate attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors that support oppressive power structures". - (Liu, 2017)  At 6.29am this morning I received the following message to my Twitter account: "BTW, could I ask a favour, please? Atheist Republic tweeted a mockery of the crucifixion … Continue reading Taking Back My Power
I was intending on writing a blog once a week and spreading my story out over a long period of time because, in my mind when I created this blog, there was a finite number of interesting experiences that I could relate. Oh how wrong was I. I've only had this blog for a few … Continue reading So. Much. Stuff. Plus “Conditional Love”.