Coming in April to a blog near you! While I’m not sure how interested I am in some of these topics, there’s something to be said about taking an assigned subject and making it your own. I’m not entirely sure that anyone make number 16 interesting, considering that 4/16 lands on a Wednesday, but we … More 30 Day Writing Challenge
I don’t usually bemoan Mondays. Someone once told me they never complain about Mondays, never wish them away, because it’s a day in their life they can never get back. It sort of struck a chord with me and so I try to be grateful, everyday. However, some Mondays are the Monday-est, and this one has … More Monday-est of Mondays
I’ve come to the realization that when you are single, people feel that it is socially acceptable to constantly reassure you that being alone is ok. The perpetual and consistent banalities of “you are enough,” or “you don’t need a man to define you,” and “happiness comes from within” are repeatedly jammed down your throat. I couldn’t begin to count the … More When I Want Your Opinion…
I’ll be honest, it’s a bit of an adjustment to get used to living in an apartment again.I haven’t been a flat dweller since 1999. Although luckily the diminished space hasn’t been much of an issue. It’s given me an opportunity to get in touch with my inner Thoreau – simplify, simplify! The hardest thing to deal … More Adjusting
Today I digress from the usual sarcasm and shenanigans. My apologies in advance for detouring off the road map, but (wo)man-handling my thoughts and emotions into orderly lines of text is how I cope. And this morning I’m clinging to that mechanism. I had just dropped off Derpy Pup at doggie daycare. The sun was shining, the tunes … More Now For Something Different
Here’s a little shock for those of you that have forgotten that you’re following this blog. Words! For anyone who happens to stumble upon this for the first time, let me recap the story thus far: Chapter One: Girl gets heart crushed by narcissistic, controlling, abusive, unfaithful husband. Goes through period of serious soul searching. Makes … More OMG Words!