Archives for November 2006


I don’t think in my whole life that I have ever bought myself underpants (whatever you do….don’t say panties!)or socks. These are the few things in life that are and always will be supplied by my mother. Forever and always, christmas and birthday gifts are guaranteed to be supplemented with “ompants and tocks.” The one […]

deal breakers II

The biggest failings or deal breakers in my memory are of friendships not romantic relationships. AT least they are my most interesting… Crissy – She was so painfully insecure that she had to sleep with every boy that we (my best girl and I) thought was cute. We would be out at a club together […]

The Knife

My best friend for many years growing up was Alison. I spent almost every weekend at her house. They had a family story in her house about the time her grandfather pooped so big it wouldn’t flush and he had to cut it up with a knife so it would go down. Every time I […]

deal breakers

I am of the age where the weddings I have attended over the years, the couples are either having children now or filing for divorce. This next set of landmarks has got me thinking about deal breakers. As we have gotten older has our list of deal breakers gotten longer? or has the fear of […]

jagged little pill

I have been curling up in a ball when it comes to writing.Writing is something I have done regularly my whole life – from diaries to letters and emails. I love to write and pride myself on pretty good at it – not in a I should be published kinda way – but in a […]