Monthly Archives: May 2016

I’ve Stopped Waiting 

Last night we were watching Mr Magorium’s Wonder Emporium. There is one scene where they set all of the clocks in a store to 11:59 so they’ll all chime, ding and cuckoo at the same time.   Just before it … Continue reading

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In Memoriam

Today I walked among the dead, While images swam through my head, Of movies I have watched my whole life long. Of boys in trenches and in tanks And officers of higher ranks And acts of bravery set to powerful … Continue reading

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The Elephant in the Room

When most people think of a modern day yoga teacher, they probably think of someone who is thin, wiry, bendy, flexible, thin, vegan, tree hugging, thin, peace loving, Buddhist…  Did I mention thin? I’m a yoga teacher, and I don’t … Continue reading

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Admitting That You Are Powerful (Step 1) 

There are not too many things in this world that you can control, try as you might. You must’ve learned by now that you can’t control other people. You can’t control outside circumstances. You’ll never control the weather or the … Continue reading

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Inconsistent Illogical Unreasonable Parenting 

Have you ever had a hickey? Do you remember your first hickey?  I remember mine. One summer day Unnamed Boy and I snuck off behind A neighbor’s house to make out. When I got home my father took one look … Continue reading

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Another Brick in the Wall (Part 3)

Some people may think that what I do here is over sharing.  But that’s what writers do. We over share the things in our head, and sometimes it makes people uncomfortable.  Sometimes when I share things, people write to me … Continue reading

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Sounds Like a Whisper

When did you have your last alcoholic drink? What was it, and why did you drink it?  Mine was a Guinness. I had it because I was drinking with friends. When did you have your first taste of alcohol? What … Continue reading

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