Long distance love affair Romance novel of yore Bluegrass hillbillies & modern folklore Soldier of war Sanguine Knight Brave but sweaty Standing tall for the flight Victory memorabilia minted Collective memories in newspapers printed Promise land ashore Fruits of longing Cautious optimism for what’s in store Sweet somethings, shared vision Promise galore Voluntary encampment by … More Over Mountains
Anybody ever seen the SNL episode where the skit is a game show based on supposed cool kids determining whether the person in front of them is a geek, dweeb, spaz, nerd, and so forth? Since peeing my big girl panties watching that episode many moons ago, I’ve been categorizing people as such just for … More Geek, Dweeb, or Spaz?
Any honest mama knows exactly what I mean by that title and probably has a laundry list of her own. It’s the battery operated toys or junk food that you purchased in a moment of weakness. It’s the movie you allowed your kid to watch once during a momentarily lapse of good judgement, sleep deprivation … More Ketchup, Kix & Other Annoying Things
A month after I asked the father of my children to move out, I answered a nagging curiosity to explore the world of online dating. I know, bad idea, but I had friends who had tried it so it seemed reasonable, viable and benign. And my calloused heart was in need of a small dose … More Roller Skates & Raisins: An Adventure In Online Dating