Category Archives: Sometimes I Get Hepped Up and Think I Know a Thing or Two

Running Toward

Virginia Tech terrified me.  Aurora angered me.  But after Newtown broke my spirit, I decided that in order to survive in this uncertain world, and to continue to go to movies, work, school, and out in public, I was going … Continue reading

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Hearts and Prayers

Ya’ll, I have done not a lick of work today – besides preparing a filing that must go out, which is the only reason I’m still here and not swooping in to pick up my children this very minute.  (Yes, … Continue reading

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my bleeding liberal heart

I have my stories that I tell, about memories of lives I have lived in old places.  I’m not old, but I’ve been an adult for long enough now that memories of my earliest years out on my own in … Continue reading

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Parent-Bashing in the Wake of Tragedy

A letter written after a terrible shooting: Dear people in my facebook feed whose first inclination, after hearing about the Colorado movie theater shooting, was to bash the parents who dared bring their children to a midnight showing of a … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Paradox

Fun convo going back and forth among a couple of women I know, and I wanted to join in.  You can read the Atheist here and the Mormon here.  I won’t wax on for hours – I don’t have hours … Continue reading

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