The (Wrong) Guys you Meet (and Endure) Before Finally Figuring it Out

When I found myself widowed, overwhelmed, lost and lonely, I was very far from a place of self-awareness and understanding that would enable me to make good choices for myself concerning the people you should choose to have around you. Being suddenly disconnected from the life you'd known for many years and the profound silence… Continue reading The (Wrong) Guys you Meet (and Endure) Before Finally Figuring it Out

Facing *On This Day* on Facebook

Okay, a little humor to start things off. For a lot of people, Facebook's "On This Day" feature can be a fun way to look back on things you've done over the years. For many of us, who have been on Facebook for eight years of more, it can really wow you. Seeing pictures of… Continue reading Facing *On This Day* on Facebook

Losing My Religion Doesn’t Mean What You Think It Does

Just like many sayings of days past, the song "Losing My Religion" by REM doesn't have anything to do with a church or any type of religion. It is an old Southern saying about being pushed to your limit or going a little crazy. Maybe not in your lifetime (if you're relatively young) but there… Continue reading Losing My Religion Doesn’t Mean What You Think It Does