Some highlights from our Christmas celebrations over the last few days:             Oh, what fun! This makes me realize that our walls could use a new coat of paint.  A few pictures on the wall wouldn't hurt, either. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, family and friends.

Thank you

Thank you to those of you who join me in this space.  Thank you for your support during hard times and tough decisions.  Thank you for being there for me, in real life and in this little online space.  The best friends to have are those who embrace whomever we are, wherever we are.  I... Continue Reading →

Year of Change

My Gemini horoscope for the year predicted 2012 would be a year of dramatic change for me.  It said that I would reflect on all of my relationships, commitments, and beliefs, re-evaluate them, and make necessary shifts. Well, I couldn't have said it better myself! The horoscope was pretty accurate.  While I am glad for... Continue Reading →


I learned about the Connecticut school shooting well after it happened, and I feel badly because I made two posts on here the day it happened; I would rather have been silent.  I don't watch the news unless I am at work, and I am no longer on Facebook.  So it takes a while for... Continue Reading →

Wild Geese

Years ago, a wonderful therapist gave me a copy of this poem.  It resonated with me, and I have kept that copy all of this time, although I didn't quite understand it until now. It is okay to be me.  I am perfectly imperfect.  I am an intricate part of a magnificent universe and I... Continue Reading →


Tears of relief run down my face.  The key I've been searching for most of my life is in my hand, and I am about to unshackle the chains that have held me down for decades.  How I found it, I am not sure.  The best way to explain it is that I have been... Continue Reading →

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