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And we have to admit it is difficult to find hard historical evidence about most saints. Many of the stories about them are little more than legends. Here are just a few of the most famous: The Story of Joan of Arc. Joan was just a French peasant.
But an angel appeared to her in a vision and told her God wanted her to lead the French fight against the English in the Hundred Years War. She persuaded the French Prince Charles to let her lead his army, even though she had no military training.
But Joan was then captured by the English. They decided she was a heretic and a witch and burnt her at the stake. She was just Was she a trans warrior or did she only cross-dress in male armor through necessity?
Either way, she would be part of our gay, trans and gender-fluid family today. Likewise, the same people who claim she was a virgin admit she liked to share her bed with other young women. And that sounds pretty lesbian to us.
St Sebastian is the original gay icon.
This near-naked, young, muscled man — tied to a post and pierced with arrows — is one of the most famous images in fine art. He was the commander of a company of archers in the imperial Roman bodyguard.
But he had a secret. The Emperor Diocletian ordered that he should be shot to death by his fellow archers. The pious St Irene saved him and treated his wounds. But Diocletian caught up with him. And homosexuality was once considered an illness while St Sebastian was known to save plague victims.
St Wilgefortis Conchita right brought fresh attention to St Wilgefortis.I’m reading these posts from women in their 20’s and 30’s and it makes me chuckle a little bit. I turned 50 last week and I’m starting to struggle with some new and uncomfortable emotions.
Nobody owns David Foster Wallace anymore.
In the seven years since his suicide, he’s slipped out of the hands of those who knew him, and those who read him in his lifetime, and into the cultural.
The Coca-Cola Company is the worlds largest manufacturer, distributor, and marketer of non-alcoholic beverage concentrates and syrups.
Based in Atlanta, Georgia, KO sells concentrated forms of its beverages to bottlers, which produce, package, and sell the finished products to retailers.
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I’m reading these posts from women in their 20’s and 30’s and it makes me chuckle a little bit. I turned 50 last week and I’m starting to struggle with some new and uncomfortable emotions.