Yesterday… all my troubles seemed so far away

Yesterday… all my troubles seemed so far away

“Yesterday… all my troubles seemed so far away” There is a trifecta of remembrances, regrets, and remorse in this cluster of items on our coffee table. There may also be a pun, the fun that is always, always within/without me, too. Do you see? Can...
An Uncommon Core

An Uncommon Core

My husband and I made a life change and sought a new peer group, one with core beliefs that aligned with ours. It’s not that we can’t ‘agree-to-disagree’. But dang, few people can do so in present times. The current conversational malaise...
Cat Fight Conversation is the new Rule

Cat Fight Conversation is the new Rule

I am writing today to recognize the sad demise of a mom spiel, “If you can’t say anything nice, don’t say anything at all.” It’s a mantra that many women raised in the ’50s – my peers – can recite. Maybe not taught to...