Letting go

Posted by on Dec 31, 2014

As 2014 wraps up, I realize that the best way to put it behind me is to reflect on it, learn from it and move on. And since writing is my therapy, I invite you to pull up a couch and see if any of this resonates in your life too. Group therapy is cheaper. […]

The Gift of Time – An Open Letter to Santa Claus

Posted by on Dec 19, 2014

Dear Santa Claus: Please accept this letter as my formal Christmas wish list. Since I am a writer by trade I thought putting my request in print would help expedite my appeal for merriment. I will do my very best to be brief here, because I know you are busy hanging out at malls and […]

Christmas Spirit

Posted by on Dec 12, 2014

If someone finds my Christmas spirit, please return it to me. I think I left it in aisle four. I am sure it will return to me in time for the big day. It’s just not here yet. And I know I am not alone, feeling this way. This time of year isn’t easy for […]

Snow Tires

Posted by on Nov 29, 2014

In hindsight, maybe it was cruel to tell the adolescent children I had their Christmas gift early this year and I couldn’t wait to show them. I might have misled their hopes but I can assure you, I was really proud of this purchase. I figured they should be too. Unfortunately their anticipation quickly deflated […]

Dye Laughing

Posted by on Nov 21, 2014

What I’m about to tell you may shock you. It may even change your opinion of me. Here it goes: my hair colour is not real. Gasp. I know, right? I totally had you fooled. The deep red hues that highlight the mousy brown strands underneath are all a mirage. The blonde streak (a.k.a. the […]