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  • Motivational Monday…

    I began re-blogging my series from this past November.  I have more stories to tell, but mostly, I think it’s difficult for some people to see any other side bu... Read more

    Posted on 26 August 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Comfortable in Your Skin…

    drowqueen:Just another re-blog because times are tough. Originally posted on The Burned Hand: I am surrounded by good friends. Some of my friends, we don’t see... Read more

    Posted on 23 August 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • The Ghetto…

    I’m a 5’2 white girl.  What do I know about the “ghetto” you might be thinking.  It’s cool.  We’re all good.  You can think that way. Read more

    Posted on 23 August 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • The Ghetto…

    drowqueen:I am doing a re-blog for my FB fans because we all need to be human. Originally posted on The Burned Hand: I’m a 5’2 white girl. What do I know about... Read more

    Posted on 22 August 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Rules Are to Keep Us Safe…

    So my daughter got into a bicycle accident at a friend’s house.  I was almost there.  Almost.  There.  I got a call from a number I didn’t know while standing o... Read more

    Posted on 19 August 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • The Enemy Within…

    When there is no enemy within, the enemy outside can do you no harm. I want you to think about that for a moment. It has taken me two days to process the death... Read more

    Posted on 13 August 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Motivational Monday…

    One of my biggest faults, or one of my biggest assets depending on how you look at it, is my inability to keep quiet when wrongs are being done. Read more

    Posted on 11 August 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • On My Ever Changing Life…

    I was minding my own business. Okay, I might have already been feeling a tiny bit sorry for myself, but it’s because I am tired out and I only managed to do... Read more

    Posted on 08 August 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Motivational Monday…

    SO last week, someone tried to steal my joy. I like that saying only because my old Principal would look at me and say “No one is going to steal the “J” from... Read more

    Posted on 04 August 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • A Tribe…

    Sometimes I have to mentally prepare myself for things. As I mentioned, I was going back to yoga. I looked up the benefits of yoga for fibromyalgia and decided... Read more

    Posted on 31 July 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Motivational Monday…

    Procrastination. Excuses. Reasons why your path looks like Billy’s from The Family Circus when he had a job to do. I don’t want to hear it. We all know deep dow... Read more

    Posted on 29 July 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Motivational Monday…

    My plan was to write about something else today, but I can’t stop thinking about my pain, so I guess someone must need me to write this. Read more

    Posted on 21 July 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • And Cue Hilarious Sitcom…

    Sometimes, I think there is a show being written about my family.  I know at any minute someone is going to pop out of the bushes and yell “cut!” or maybe just... Read more

    Posted on 20 July 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • War on Me…

    I suspect that if I were to take the posts about my food issues and put them together in a book, it would be helpful to many people.  I will briefly try to... Read more

    Posted on 15 July 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Motivational Monday…

    You must do the hard things in life. You must do the things other people don’t think you have the power to do. Don’t doubt yourself or hold back from your... Read more

    Posted on 14 July 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Motivational Monday…

    There are days I write these and I think, “What could I have to say at a time like this that would motivate anyone?”  And then I write anyway.  Today is... Read more

    Posted on 07 July 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Motivational Monday…maybe

    My husband had his high school reunion…well, sort of his.  Apparently, they don’t mind if you were around that year and can make it since it was Heidelberg,... Read more

    Posted on 30 June 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Motivational Monday…

    Today is my husband’s name day.  Day of birth as you might call it.  Years ago, I met a shy poet who told me the only thing he wanted for his birthday, was... Read more

    Posted on 23 June 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Naiveté…

    I like this definition:  having or showing a lack of experience, judgement, or information; credulous.  She’s so naive she believes everything she reads. A... Read more

    Posted on 18 June 2014 SELF EXPRESSION
  • My Exquisite Spell…

    Brief overview of the last 17 years.  Phone call New Year’s Eve 1997, cancerous cells found so I had to have a few procedures on my cervix. Sorry guys, but... Read more

    Posted on 12 June 2014 SELF EXPRESSION