Someone thanked me for something I did 20 years ago. Something I do not even remember. Continue reading Warning: Kindness is Dope
When I finally made it to the vintage store door, the woman inside said “Oh, I am so glad you are inside” before getting my reserved skirt off the rack for me to try on. “There are some real perverts hanging around there” she said pointing to my car and to the sign that said Adult Sex World in flashing lights. Continue reading Happy Endings (A story about a dirty old man and a misunderstanding)
I woke up feeling strange. I knew that I had not slept well because my son was up lots, but it was not that. I felt off- centre. Just not myself. Instead of allowing myself just 15 minutes of gentle writing and meditation time (which I know works for me), I jumped straight into my work in the kitchen, of preparing things for … Continue reading One of thosssssse days
The old lady had lost her daughter 50 years ago. She had been standing on a pavement, minding her own business, when she was knocked by a car. She died instantly. She was just a young girl. Continue reading Do YOU Over Promise and Under Deliver?
Although they were all complete strangers to me and I was merely an observer sitting at the next table, I was seriously stunned. Continue reading Trust Issues
We sat in a circle. The people were taking it in turns to introduce themselves. The lady next to me related a story about being hijacked at gunpoint, losing her husband to a younger tart and her fear of heights. A grey man with a huge moustache said that he was having a hard time with a power hungry son. The workshop facilitator nodded. I … Continue reading Same Movie, Different Set