Domestic Violence

My DV Story Chapter 8

Read Chapter 7 here   It was a Tuesday, and I was originally driving to work, on two hours of sleep after staying up all night when Mike* threatened to kill himself. I spoke to my Mom on the phone and told her that heโ€™d hit me the week before. I told her I was… Continue reading My DV Story Chapter 8


Does 3500 Calories Really Equal 1 Pound?

If you believe everything you read online, youโ€™d know that KFC deep-fries rats, there are hot singles in your neighbourhood waiting to meet you, and 3500 calories is equal to 1 pound. Hang on, that last one actually sounds interesting. This is actually science; 1 pound of fat is the equivalent of 3500 calories of… Continue reading Does 3500 Calories Really Equal 1 Pound?