Someone thanked me for something I did 20 years ago. Something I do not even remember. Continue reading Warning: Kindness is Dope
How will you know when you have found ME? Ah, that’s the easy part…
The object of her fury was a man in a car. Crazy was lying on top of the bonnet with her granny knickers on display for the whole parking lot to see. Continue reading How a piece of gum taught me 5 Important Life Lessons
I received an email last week telling me that my poem “YOU are enough” had been pinned to a wall. A real wall in a real office that did not belong to me (or any member of my family). Do you know what that means to someone like me? Firstly, it sows panic. It feels like standing naked at a traffic light. Because, let’s … Continue reading What makes YOU smile? (You are Enough)
The girl who had no grey hair, no lines around her eyes was awesome and “charming” for sure, but God sure knows that she was not on fire. The woman in the mirror was on fire! Continue reading “Charm” is sooooo last season
And, I don’t have time for shit. I don’t pretend! Continue reading The “Outcast”
When people tell me that I “inspire” them, I cringe a little bit. I get that my writing touches their hearts. That’s the idea. That’s what makes me want to share more of my heart. It’s therapy for me too. The cringing I am talking about is when people look to me to put a positive spin on life’s crap. I have to remind them … Continue reading A Note for my readers….
The first time I received hate mail, I cried.
I literally cried.
Continue reading Dear Hate Mail : Thank You
I continued to pump, continued to giggle and continued to enjoy the surge of endorphins only a nursing mother knows about. Nature’s drugs filled my veins and I have lived to tell the tale. Continue reading Boobs, Business & Morons
My new short story is ready. Aluta Continua, friends! The road is long for the Man in Torment Continue reading Man in Torment