It’s Valentine’s time…again

There's no way I'd have been able to stand by silently and cheer with the crowd for clothes I could clearly see the emperor was not wearing. In that same vein, I refuse to acknowledge Valentine's Day as anything beyond a commercialized event. Let's call a spade a spade- the emperor was naked and Valentine's … Continue reading It’s Valentine’s time…again

Grandma’s Cookie Cutter

If you'd have seen it lying in her drawer you wouldn't have given it a second glance. It appeared just an old scrap of metal shaped into a flower sort of shape and now it was broken apart. My grandma was distraught over this and truthfully so was I. This simple scrap of metal had … Continue reading Grandma’s Cookie Cutter

Fearful? Plug in and power up

Religion in and of itself is not for me. I rarely identify with it and my natural tendency is to shy away from organizations or structures that are based around rigid rules and rituals that often cause others to feel excluded. I mean no disrespect to those who find strength and comfort in it. I'm … Continue reading Fearful? Plug in and power up