Still Dreaming

I’m in my 40’s, but sometimes I feel like I’m still working on being a grown-up. I have dreams that I have yet to achieve that I am still not willing to give up on, despite being “middle-aged”. I am pursuing my dreams of being an entrepreneur, but my big dream has always been toContinue reading “Still Dreaming”

I Am A Recovering Doormat

I’m a recovering doormat. I should be ashamed to admit that, but I’m not. It’s the way that I was raised. Growing up in an abusive environment, you are often told by your abusers and their enablers that there are justifiable reasons for their abuse of you. Either, they are having a bad day orContinue reading “I Am A Recovering Doormat”

Voting My Conscience Over The Lesser of Two Evils

If the lesser of two evils is still evil, when I can, I opt for a third choice; my conscience: my personal values and beliefs, instead. Sometimes, the only choices you have in life are one choice that sucks big time and another choice that sucks a little less, but they both still suck, period.Continue reading “Voting My Conscience Over The Lesser of Two Evils”

Tough Times Don't Last

Tough people do. My motto. It’s helped me get through so much crap in my life. So many people have flooded my life with their drama, their meanness, their neediness, their hatefulness. I have felt, a lot of times, that mentally, I wouldn’t survive any of it; that I would lose it and have aContinue reading “Tough Times Don't Last”

Hat of the Day

I’m motivated to write, but, today, I have to practice a bit of self-censorship. So, in lieu of writing about having to deal with other people’s crap disrupting my life, here’s another hat of the day. I got this hat a couple of Christmases ago, from my sister-in-law. It looks a lot better in personContinue reading “Hat of the Day”