Surprise

I will admit that there is a part of me that still thinks of Valentine's Day as a Hallmark Holiday; however, I am also willing to admit that I thought that more back when I did not have a Valentine to share it with.  Now, don't get me wrong--we don't get all sappy.  And hell to …

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The Cuckoo’s Nest

...And by 'it', I mean those terribly annoying cosmic forces that sometimes seem to come together, all at once, as one, to work against you and make your day go to hell in a hand bag.....

Sweet Aline

I'm writing this while she is still alive-awful as that statement sounds.  I want her to be able to read the way I feel about her before the inevitable happens-and it will.  We both know it.  My friend, Aline, has ALS. Lou Gehrig's disease.  I was shocked when I found out.  ALS affects more men than …

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She’s Gone

                                                  I gave our dog away today. I have been sitting here crying ever since, even though I know it was the right thing to do.  I gave her to relatives …

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Right is Right Even if No One Else is Doing It….

Would I do it again? Oh hell yes. I did it for my child. And all of the others. It's everyone else who should be living with regret. Right is right even if no one else is doing it.

The Wand Keeper

Fighting tears again, I was trying to decide if we should just go right back around and try again....

Letter 4: Mosques, Museums, Bazaars and Goodbyes

Dreaming of being there with you, Middle Child 🙂

Letter 5: Luxor, Karnak, and some 8ft Tall Cats

My daughter and my Mothah....living the dream in EGYPT

The Thread Rant….Eyebrows, YES. Entire Face…HELL NO!

The Psycho Mother shares her very painful experience of facial threading....