Monthly Archives: December 2012

Bird is NOT the Word

Gather ’round kids and I’ll delight you with stories from my past. Today’s theme: birds. To you, they’re cute feathered friends; something to feed outside your window and identify in a nature book. To me, they’re winged demons, intent on my harm. It all began at the tender young age of two. My family was […]

Resolution Update

Don’t know what I’m talking about? Click here. Each week I’ll update my progress in this particular post. If you usually receive emails when I write new posts, I don’t believe you’ll get an email for the updates. I will, however, link to the post on Facebook ( each time I update it. So if […]

Losing Faith in Humanity

Last week I saw a bumper sticker that read, “Losing faith in humanity one person at a time.” I laughed about it and went on my way. Later, though, I was disheartened to realize that it’s true. I am losing faith in people. I suppose it’s been happening slowly over the past few years. As […]

Movies I’ve Never Seen

The other day some friends were talking about their ‘must-see’ Christmas movies. Almost everyone included Miracle on 34th St on their list. When I mentioned that I’ve never seen it, there was a general consensus that I have to watch it. This got me thinking about all the movies I’ve never seen. So here they […]


I know you’ve all been waiting with bated breath to hear about The Phone Conversation. You’ve lain awake at night wondering what could possibly have been said that has me searching for some way to write about it without complaining about the person on the other end of the line. I hate to let you […]