Category Archives: Personally

She Left Me No Option

I had a sorta bad feelin, kinda like I’d forgotten somethin. Probably just some anxiety, so I did that checklist thing: phone, keys, children with husband — All good. I turned the corner by the cat food and there she … Continue reading

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SoCS — Well

Well I’m not qualified to discuss wellness or well water. I did think I wanted to join the Peace Corps when I was young. Go dig a well, teach the children, grow food — but just like anthropology, I found … Continue reading

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Tales of Whoa

The other day, The Mister came into the living room, set his morning coffee down, and yanked out the cushions on his sofa. In a deep, gruff voice, I said, “I am man. I wake up and immediately destroy things!” … Continue reading

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Repose

It may be possible I don’t have anything to bitch about on this particular Tuesday. I’ve got some generally whiny complaints, like I didn’t sleep well, Cup (O’) Noodles takes too long to cool, society is disintegrating right before our … Continue reading

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The Woman On The Bed

What did I do on the first day of fall break? I got up at 5:30am and drove the kid to the thing. Then I hosted LindaGHill’s Saturday Stream of Consciousness. Then I picked the kid up and grabbed some … Continue reading

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Automom and Mr Busyness A. Gogo

“…And the skies will be cloudy all day…” Alternative song lyrics for those of us who enjoy the cooler, grayer days. I don’t know why October thinks it needs to be so warm, but I’m glad for the gray. Fall … Continue reading

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SoCS — Do Dew Due

  That’s what I got for the prompt. Pretty much all I know of the song is de do do do and da da da and “their logic ties me up and wrecks me” cause OMG SAME, but I dig … Continue reading

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Cool, Crisp, and Yellow, No Mellow

You know how sometimes you just really wanna write somethin funny, or happy, or at the very least post somethin positive on your blog and you sorta feel like not those ways? NOT TODAY! I woke up at 6:42, or … Continue reading

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How to Soften the Blow of Tuesday

I read Ally’s post this morning and I agree, sometimes it all comes together and the best thing to do is appreciate it. Tuesdays aren’t that day for me. I like to bitch on Tuesdays. It’s my long-held belief that … Continue reading

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Monday, Twenty-Five September

My dream weekend would have been spent in some cottage in northwest Europe. I’d wear sweaters and walk by the sea and write beautiful words and contemplate life while grazing on fruit and nuts… Yeah, so this weekend was not … Continue reading

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