Sex Happens

DO YOU NEED A HUSBAND? As women, we define ourselves by our connection to a man. Are we someone’s wife? Lover? Think about Eat, Pray, Love. The book opens with the main character leaning over the toilet bowl, certain her life is over. Then she travels to Italy where she eats, India where she prays…

Solitude

“Loneliness is the poverty of self; solitude is richness of self.” ― May Sarton.   Up until about 6 years ago I did not know what it was to be alone, nor did I ever think I wanted to be.  It was only after my divorce that the realization of the importance of being alone resonated.  Now I…

December Skies

December was always her favorite month. She said there was something about the December sky at night; a backdrop of winter blue velvet, beautiful and silent. The diner looked the same, maybe newer, fancier …shinier somehow.  The old man stood and looked at the diner one last time.  Memories.  A tear escaped and made its…

The Meaning of The Snowman

Hello all!  We are having a blustery, cool “Winnie the Pooh” type of day here.  Wintry weather just in time for Christmas!  Today I bought some decorations for my front door.  Something you don’t know about me is that I love to decorate with Snowmen, the whole winter wonderland thing.  This year I got a Snowman door mat…