Taboo Topics2018-11-02T11:11:30+00:00

TABOO TOPICS

Taboo Topics is a series dedicated to sharing stories from real live people [mostly who i know] on real life issues, situations or experiences that are seldom spoken about for various reasons. So far the topics that have been addressed [with links to all the stories] are the following:

Abortion

Addiction

Adoption

Cancer

Dealing with the Grief of losing Someone you Love

Eating Disorders

Fostering a Child

Infertility

Living with Disabilities/Special Needs

Losing a Baby

Marriage [when it’s not been easy]

Mental Health

Parents of Young Children [where it hasn’t all been easy and fun and struggle free]

Pornography and Masturbation

Sex in Marriage

Singleness

Vegetarianism

I hope these will be of encouragement to you and to friends and family who you know who have been through similar things – please feel free to share the stories or send links to people who you think might appreciate them.

love brett “fish” [brettfish@hotmail.com]

Taboo Topics: Parents of young children – Meet Hilary Mushambi

By |January 18th, 2017|Categories: family, inspire-ations, Taboo Topics, thorts of other people|Tags: , , , |

I’m. So. Tired. And I’m scared. Scared to admit how hard I find it. Scared to let people in to see my struggle. Scared of the judgment I expect to see. Because I knew motherhood [...]

Taboo Topics: Parents of young children – Meet Christie Mae Roberts

By |January 17th, 2017|Categories: family, pain and Hope, Taboo Topics, thorts of other people|Tags: , |

Parenting is the hardest thing I have ever done. That’s stating the obvious, right? I mean, one can’t open Facebook without finding a meme that involves children and the need for copious amounts of wine [...]

Taboo Topic: When Marriage is Hard – meet Catherine and Alastair

By |January 12th, 2017|Categories: marriage, relationships, Taboo Topics, thorts of other people|Tags: , , |

Marriage can be amazing. But it is not always the easiest of things. My friend Catherine shares some of her journey with Alastair: “So how’s married life treating you?” My husband and I look at [...]

Taboo Topic: When Marriage is Hard – meet Dannean and Sean

By |January 10th, 2017|Categories: marriage, relationships, Taboo Topics, thorts of other people|

Marriage is not always the easiest of things. i asked Dannean to share some of the struggles her and Sean encountered as they entered those waters: About Us Sean and I are in our late [...]

Taboo Topics: When Marriage is Hard – Intro

By |January 10th, 2017|Categories: marriage, relationships, Taboo Topics, things to wrestle with, thorts of other people|

Marriage is a beautiful amazing incredible thing. But it is not always as easy as it looks from the outside. The purpose of Taboo Topics on this blog is to create a place where people [...]

Taboo Topic: Cancer – Journeying with Aaron [Testicular Cancer] – Part Glimpses and Truths

By |September 15th, 2015|Categories: friends and enemas, pain and Hope, Taboo Topics, thorts of other people|Tags: , , , , |

Continuing to share some of Aaron's story of his journey with and away from testicular cancer which you can find in full over here, i decided to grab three sections from three longer posts to [...]

Taboo Topic: Cancer – Journeying with Aaron [Testicular Cancer] – Part The Cooler Side of Chemo

By |September 7th, 2015|Categories: inspire-ations, pain and Hope, Taboo Topics, thorts of other people|Tags: , , , , |

Continuing to share some of the stories from the archives of Aaron Fullerton to be found in full on his blog, 'Aaron Laughs With Cancer', and in this one Aaron takes some time during the [...]

Taboo Topic: Cancer – Journeying with Aaron [Testicular Cancer] – part Laughing With not At

By |September 4th, 2015|Categories: inspire-ations, pain and Hope, Taboo Topics, thorts of other people|Tags: , , , |

The first of our Aaron Fullerton journey stories was published two years ago and is reblogged with permission: The original title: Laughing With Cancer, Not At It: When Lance Armstrong fell from grace a few [...]