Unhooking Yourself

“I stand in the way of the things I can be.” ― Moby This week I drove to Lake Fayetteville for a run, and as I pulled out my phone to start my running playlist, I saw an email notification with the first few words of a message.  In the few seconds I took to read it,Continue reading “Unhooking Yourself”

There’s No Cure for Menstrual Rage

“The truth is, women are people and should be treated as such, with time out for physiological interferences…” – Amy Vanderbilt, Amy Vanderbilt’s Etiquette (1952) Do you remember those drug commercials for Sarafem, a “new” treatment of PMDD?  (That’s pre-menstrual dysphoric disorder.  It’s like PMS…but…well…worse.)  I remember the commercial featured a woman trying to pull a stuck shoppingContinue reading “There’s No Cure for Menstrual Rage”

Cat Pose

I’ve never been a cat person, but when I married my husband, I knew that his eccentric, very talkative cat was part of the package.  And let me start by saying, it’s a great package…even with his cat.  I love this plump, cuddly, chatty gal, but she’s got issues.  Or as my husband likes toContinue reading “Cat Pose”