Tag Archive | life

Retrograde, Schmetrograde

Those who know me will vouch for my excessive organization skills and attention to detail. And yet, last week I don’t think a day went by when I didn’t send my husband a text along the lines of, “I forgot deodorant today”, “I left my lunch in the fridge today”, “I forgot to shave the 80 pound gorilla”.

Those Were The Days

Someone just posted the following reminder on facebook: “Live every day as if it were your last – enjoy every moment because you never know when the ride will end.”

I’ve heard it before and I’ll hear it again but today it came at a good time for me.

And now for another word on marriage

I say, bring on the gay weddings and please invite me. My favorite kind of cake is chocolate… just saying.

My First Short Story

My sister called me on her drive home to San Francisco after Christmas. I was in the grocery store and she skipped the greeting and went right to: Do you remember a guy named Thomas Andrew Young? I told her it sounded familiar but that I was not sure who the person was.

We Need Each Other

I don’t know when friendship day is but I wanted to take this blog to let my friends know how important you are to me and that every day is friendship day to me. Except my birthday. That day really is all about just me.

Grandpa’s birthday speech

I hope I will never know the hard times my grandpa has known but I love him all the more for his strength in weathering them and coming out the other side a better man.