Him

You got the best of me Rest of me Tried and true test of me I lied for you Cried for you A piece of me died for you I wasn’t good enough Understood enough I knew I’d withstood enough You took your leave that day Slipped away No words of goodbye to say You […]

A Pink Anniversary

I could have handled the sinuses. It moving to my chest was to be expected.  For me.  Everything moves to my chest.  I have a great chest, after all. But what I woke up to last Tuesday, the day before my 10-year-anniversary, was a bit much. I woke up for my shower at about 6.  […]

Thawed

Everything I said the other day about standing out in the cold to reserve a pre-K seat, how I was #19 but it was all worth it he got in? Yes. Well. About that. Seems, that nobody bothered to mention the class was for 4-year-olds only… Oh they did go to great lengths to make […]

A Tale of Two Termites

Two, two hundred, two thousand, two million, two billion.  All named Fred.  That’s how no one has been punched in the face.  I name them so I mind their existence a little less. We’ve had a leak in that spot of the basement forever.  There’s also been a known pipe issue right there forever.  So, […]

Giving Thanks

I suppose it’s a month early, but I’m very thankful this week.  Of all I’ve been handed, I’m keeping it in perspective and being thankful I wasn’t handed more than I can handle. I could be cranky that it freakin snowed in October, or I can be thankful that’s all Sandy handed to us. I […]



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