Out Of Practice?

Practice makes perfect. Or something like that. Because what is perfection, really? Well, to start with, if I was perfect I would have done a blog post last week like I planned to. And the week before. Aaaaand, the week before that. The problem is that I was...

Live Your Fantasy

Do you ever daydream… at night? Okay, yeah, it might sound like a silly and satirical venture for the precious little time we have for sleeping. But I want to feel what it’s like inside my dreams… so I sometimes stay awake for them! And why, so often, when I...

Something To Obsess Over

You know The Little Mermaid song? THE Little Mermaid song. Yeah, you know the one — come on, don’t pretend you don’t!! “I wanna be where the people are… I wanna see them dancing, walking around on those – whadaya call ‘em – feet?” When my daughter...

A Letter To My Friend(s)

Dearest Friend, We get to have the pleasure of being in this body. This miracle given to us that has so much joy within our grasp at every bend. This body that you’re not showing any love. And WHY? Oh why do you insist on drudging through life? Why do you wake up day...

The Gentle Touch

My husband has a new term of endearment for me. I giggle every time I hear it. He found this old plaque from the Hallmark store, which I think a previous colleague gave me for a Secret Santa gift or something similar. It’s this really small wooden thing that has my...