Category Archives: Personal truth

In the career of mothering, there seems to be no job advancement.

Mothering/home keeping just sucks the wind out of me some days. Thankless is the name of the game. As you read this, if you feel my plight, please chime in as I could use the solidarity. We have all heard … Continue reading

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Just Say It

Why is it considered good manners to conceal someone’s bad behavior? I’ve seen a topic circulate on social media: If you wore a warning label instead of a name tag what would it say?  I guess you can put “Outspoken” … Continue reading

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Better living through Facebook

“Facebook is my life” would not be a true statement but it would not be far off. People, communication, sharing, interaction…these things really matter to me and if the people in your life account for anything, I am a wealthy … Continue reading

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Fatherless Day

Father’s Day has always been a difficult day for me as I had no father. Instead I had some stranger who lived many states away, who long ago participated in a story book wedding with my mother. I only knew … Continue reading

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You have a beautiful body.

I think most of my generation was severely damaged by well meaning mothers who still (in a pitiful hold over from a less enlightened era) viewed our looks as our most precious commodity. I think it is time we acknowledged … Continue reading

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Fresh Start

A little beauty (and truth) for the day.   2014 was an extraordinary year for me. Lessons I had been learning, bit by bit over the years…the same lessons that came at me in many incarnations but I had not … Continue reading

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