Where is the middle ground between my loving altogether in the whole sense and walking an ascetic life? It's no accident gurus and crones are long in the tooth It takes decades to learn anything in this life Anything that is worth a damn, anyway Those of us who claim to be forever youthful and … Continue reading Whistle through the day
If I were to tell you that my heart was putty in your hands would you mold it to fit yours? Or would you mash it flat, pound it into the table drop it on the ground to pick up all the detritus you walked through before? If I were to tell you that I … Continue reading Touch the fire
Today, I put my second baby on Kindle. "21 Ways to Improve Your Life" . It is a quick read that comes straight from me, no chaser, no footnotes, no quotes. I have a sometimes rude sense of humor and that shines through. I've decided that from now on, I am going to be intentional … Continue reading New Book Published!
I heard from someone on facebook the other day that referenced my high school years and expressed admiration for my confidence as an out lesbian at that time. I was grateful for the interaction and quite taken aback that my abject misery during those years went hidden from everyone. At 17, I felt like one … Continue reading Monday randomness
Is the inevitable question when we leave a store larger than a 7-11. It's not dementia, it's traumatic brain injury. This isn't dementia talking, this is traumatic brain injury. It could be the result of stroke, motorcycle wreck, or an IED blowing apart a Humvee in Afghanistan. It's misunderstood, taken too lightly, and exacts a … Continue reading Now, where did we park the car?