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Divorce Does Not Define Me…. Does It?

Divorce does not define me. Divorce does not define me. Divorce does not define me…. Does it?  That’s one of my unpolished mantras. If I say it over and over again maybe it’ll sink in and register as matter of fact as opposed to mattering at all. Divorce does not define me. Divorce does not … Continued

6 Reasons Why 5:17AM Is My Favorite Time Of Day

I function best when I have a routine; or at least some semblance of a routine. I don’t necessarily need the routine to mimic the rigidness of say, Bikram Yoga where every step and sequence is the same time after time after twenty-six times and you know exactly what’s coming even before it comes. I’m … Continued

Who’s Your Frankie?

Several years ago I wrote a blog about the [then] new Netflix series titled Grace and Frankie staring Lilly Tomlin and Jane Fonda. Four seasons later, I’m still loving the show. Last week as I began the current season I welcomed the recap of past episodes so I could refresh myself with where we last … Continued

Save As Draft Or Just Click Send?

Life is fragile.  We know this. Tomorrow is not guaranteed. We know this too. Life is not a dress rehearsal. The show is shorter than we ever anticipated as evidenced by all the unexpected tragedies that shock the shit out of us. So if we know all of this, then why do we so easily … Continued

Champagne Wishes And TEQUILA Dreams

JUST TO LET YOU KNOW…..  Dreaming can be a double-edged sword. It feels so good to sleep heavily and fall into La-La Land; especially when it’s the really good dreams you remember vividly the next morning; the ones where we champagne wish ourselves back to sleep to literally keep the dream alive. And then there’s … Continued

An [Unpolished] Attitude For Gratitude

‘Tis the season to flex our attitude for gratitude. The holiday season reminds us how blessed we are for what we have. The holiday season highlights all the good in our lives. The holiday season is the season that technically is intended to last three-hundred-sixty-five days a year but somehow slips through the cracks by … Continued