When Reality Takes a Left Turn, and It Just Did

Thank goodness that for the past few years I have lived life loosely, and with my belief system, I consider “reality” a fluid concept ….. because, otherwise, I would really have had a reaction to being thrown an unexpected genetic curveball on New Year’s Day night. A few months ago, I asked my mom if […]

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Holidays

This morning, I was scrolling a bit on Facebook and began to reminisce. I saw a post for a group I belong to called Knoxville Eats. Apparently, this poster gets together with her siblings and they make lists of what each person, parents included, will prepare and bring to their Thanksgiving celebration. I thought back […]

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Spinsters Are Us

As I was growing up, I was taught that girls who did not marry were considered to be spinsters or, as they are better known, old maids. My grandmother had two spinster sisters. I didn’t think less of them for not being married. Also, I do not recall anyone else ever having any derogatory things […]

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I Trust You

As I child and adolescent I was abused. I was bullied in school, at home and at church. There were always many reasons given for the pain others inflicted on me, whether it was emotional, physical or sexual. However, they were not good reasons and there is no excuse Keep reading the full post from […]

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