When Life Sucks

Our extended family has had a series of life sucks kind of events this year of 2018, spanning from the minor to the major and things in between.  It led me to look at some Life Sucks quotes: “You fall out of your mother’s womb, you crawl across open country under fire, and drop into … More When Life Sucks

Miaow

A Christmas in July story – Snuggled cosily in bed, Lisbeth waited eagerly for her Nanna to read her a bedtime story. This was a special time of the night for the two of them. It was a ritual neither one wanted ever to stop. Nanna had come to stay for the holidays. In five … More Miaow

Existential Angst

Originally posted on Making it write:
My thirst:  When did it surface? Is it right to lay the blame on a fly in my DNA, a crack in the egg, a badly-placed step in the dance of the sperm? Did it seep in while I swam in neo-natal simplicity? Is it lack or a perverse…

Born to be Me

Each one of us is unique. We all have our foibles. Some things we’re good at. Others not so much. And some we’re still learning about. This video of Tiny Tim delightfully reminded me just how important it is to have someone in our corner, pushing us at those times when we have run out … More Born to be Me

Happiness – Seriously

Happiness is that feeling that comes over you when you know life is good and you can’t help but smile. It’s the opposite of sadness. Happiness is a sense of well-being, joy, or contentment. When people are successful, or safe, or lucky, they feel happiness. The “pursuit of happiness” is something most people strive for. Different … More Happiness – Seriously