Category Archives: Evidence of humanity

The Vulnerability in Weddings

Wedding planning.  I was hopelessly, laughably naive. I’m taking a moment here to breathe.  My high anxiety personality is not conducive to planning an event, especially when it’s my own. If I were doing this for someone else, it would … Continue reading

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Decision Day – As it Happened

We knew it was coming, one way or the other. The buzz (and the anxiety) had grown to a palpable level in our community, in our house, between friends and families, kids and adults. Like so many Junes before, opinion … Continue reading

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That Far Into Life

Occasionally the Divine Miss M will say something simple yet profound and I am reminded at how complicated we adults make life. I don’t fixate on the life of celebrities, at least in comparison to our culture as a whole. … Continue reading

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Reflecting on the Passing of Fred Phelps

As many of you know, Fred Phelps recently passed away.  He was the leader of the Westboro Baptist Church known for picketing funerals of Matthew Shepard and U.S. soldiers, as well as concerts and various other venues, with signs such … Continue reading

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Friendly Friday

After my last post, it seems prudent to share something more uplifting.  It’s easy to get bogged down in the jackassery we often see around us. But I remain convinced people are inherently good, generous and compassionate and the evidence … Continue reading

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