With our daughter out of town visiting her grandma for three weeks, my husband and I have a rare amount … Continue reading A Walk Through the Cellar
When I got the offer to relocate to Charlotte, North Carolina, it was a mix of emotions for myself and … Continue reading Moving: Or How I Almost Became a Murderess (not really)
I wanted to find the perfect quote that would calm my anxiety a bit. Just a few words that would … Continue reading I’m witty under the influence…apparently.
I grasped the candle’s end. My makeshift paper plate holder was awkward and made it impossible to see the burning end. Inside my ear canal, the crackle and pop of the candle spiraled through the end of the candle. It sounded like a fireplace. Instructions on the box stated that the sound of the lit ankle would elicit a calming sensation, that the soothing sound of the crackling candle would soothe the soul. I tried focusing on the zen of it all…but all that was being elicited were images of my face catching a random flame and subsequently losing a precious eyebrow. Continue reading Why I Don’t Ear Candle…Anymore
My social media feed is terrifying me today. Actually, it’s not the news stations that are causing the fright…it’s our world. … Continue reading More Questions than Answers
The world is unfair. These words have been said to me several times since I was a child, and demanded … Continue reading Fair Education for All, Also Applies to My Child
Before you read the rest of this post, here is what I want you to know.
I love my Dad. Continue reading Making Amends