Screwed.

Some people don’t trust the IRS or their next door neighbor or their significant other. I don’t trust my body. I wait in earnest, each day, for it to fail me. Holding my breathe in anticipation, a flicker of pain, a persistent twitch, an unwelcome jolt of Something Is Wrong I notice.  Each. and Every.…

Congratulations

I love this season of Graduations. It’s a time of change; bittersweet goodbyes intermingled with the dizzy excitement of new beginnings. Endless possibilities. Memories made. New ones waiting just around the bend. Today, as I sat in my classroom with a young sampling of our country’s future (who were busy building wooden block castles and…

iGrownup?

  When I was a child, hell, when I was a teenager, my television viewing was incredibly censored by my overbearing, paranoid, well-meaning parents.  My sister and I weren’t allowed to watch any tv shows or movies that depicted actors kissing, women who wore too much makeup, or unruly farm animals. This left us with…

Five Seconds of Perfection

Have you everbeen absorbedin somethingmundane like laundrypiled high mismatched socksimpatiently awaitingyour undivided attention when something tells youto turn your headbecause Life is Happening and you catch a glimpse of itand your heart begins to flutterand you feel tingly and alive and every part of your beingfrom your toes to your very soulare basking in the glow of…

Let’s Go!

Hello Readers! It’s a beautiful day, so let’s venture out into the wildneress and take a field trip! I’m guest blogging here today, so follow me! Recently I met this wonderful gal and not only is she a genius for coming up with these, her business, Eli’s Lids, donates to Surfer’s Healing, a non-profit organization that runs surfing day…