I have a story to tell tonight. This is an old story and one that I was reminded of this evening while chatting with my cuz about people and the world. This is a story that dates back to when I was only 14 years old and had wanted to work at a day camp... Continue Reading →
There are a lot of different kinds of love. And unfortunately, right now, I'm probably not about to write about the Love you'd wish I was. Instead, I'm going to talk about the love you have for a child. The other day, I wrote about selfishness...and how it can affect the construction of relationships, both... Continue Reading →
Each day, at least once per day, I have a thought I plan to blog about...whether it be about my job choice, my upcoming vacation or my relationship. I always feel as though I am having a feeling, idea or emotion which should be explored through writing. And then, quite frequently, I sit down to... Continue Reading →
I just finished watched an 8 episode series called 11.22.63 starring James Franco and assuming, you don't live in a bubble, I'd guess that you remember that the significance of that date was that it was the day that John F. Kennedy was assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald. The show was also starring Chris Cooper,... Continue Reading →
Less than 12 hours left in 2017! Has everyone accomplished what they had meant to accomplish during 2017? Have you all checked off those major items from your "to do" list?
Around this time of year, I tend to spend more time alone. My friends all have families and spouses that they tend to spend the holidays with. And while many of them would probably love to see me, I hate to impose on anyone at this time of year, thinking that they should be with their families anyway.
Every once in a while, I might see what I imagine to be a happy mother with a beautiful child in stroller or carriage and the thought might cross my mind...wow, that really would have been so cool, to have become a mother. But I'm pretty sure there are a lot more women out there of all ages who look at me and my life who say to themselves, "Shit, I wish I had stayed single so I could have had her life."
We have plans. We all hope to one day end up in a certain lifestyle or living situation. We probably all dream of ending up a beach somewhere with no cares in the world, to a point. Some of us are married, have children and then our children become our life. Everything we do, we... Continue Reading →
Having grown up in a small neighborhood of Brooklyn where no one tended to just wander in unless they belonged there, I developed a sense of protection. I felt as though everywhere I went, I could run into neighbors on the street who knew me or their parents or siblings who have known me since... Continue Reading →