If you ask my Mother about me growing up, she will always say the same thing. ” She was the perfect child. She was always happy as a baby, always coercing a smile out of someone, sweet in nature, everyone loved her…… Until she turned 13, then all hell broke loose.” Everything happened when … More Moving along part 7-Love on the rocks
We just moved in to Bee Bee road, on the 2nd floor of the apartment building. We were the last unit on the left . We were the first ones to live in this space, I still remember the smell of the new carpet and paint, somehow knowing I had never lived in such … More Moving along- part 6. We don’t need no stinkin men, do we?
So, it’s official. I have officially moved under the same roof as my Mother. My darling, sweet, 74 year old , GOD HELP ME , Mother.
I have scoured the earth looking for the right man. Okay, really I have stayed in the confines of the state of Minnesota and Wisconsin, but trust me when I say , that” feels” like the entire earth when looking for Mr Right. I am not that hard to please. I’m not. Stop laughing. I … More Practically Magic
Recently a friend of mine came for a weekend visit. She was feeling on the edge of destruction. “Hanging by a thread” she said. About to do something drastic in her life. She wanted to run away , she couldn’t take it anymore. Frazzled, strung out, stretched to thin, on the edge of a cliff, … More Sweet Cherry pie.
Under the cold dark sky, is where my love lies. In the cover of darkness that blinds my eyes. Under a blanket of stars, where no one can see, an unrequited love glitters only to me. In the hush of a whisper, it escapes my fiery soul. I shout it out to darkness,that way only … More The hush of a whisper
Are we really burning Trump’s head? If we are going to call Trump out on his bigotry, sexism , being homophobic and his other little house of horrors, then lets point out that the bible is where all these values stem from, shall we? Let’s give credit where credit is due. Perhaps all … More Oh, fuck it, I’m fifty…I’ll say it, all of it.
I found this post I had written but never published from two years ago, and since it made me laugh, I thought I would share with you today. Recently while visiting my son ………….. My son and I were enjoying a beautiful summer afternoon, lounging around in the sun with my Granddaughters, the baby in … More From a Norman Rockwell painting to an SNL skit in 2.2 minutes. Just another scene in my life.