Reversing the Denigration of Women

There is a particular quote, that I love, that has been coming to my mind with ever increasing frequency as of late; “Popular culture today often makes women look silly, inconsequential, mindless, and powerless. It objectifies them and disrespects them and then suggests that they are able to leave their mark on mankind only by…

Every Minute?

It’s been awhile since I have blogged, mostly because I haven’t had anything I’ve really felt compelled to write about. I have had two ideas, thoughts, sparks or fish kind of swimming around in my brain for some time now and I guess it is time to set one of those little fish out into…

Celebrate Good Times, Come On!

Anyone ever ask, “What’s your most embarrassing moment? Huh huh?”. I will admit that when I have been asked this question I usually tell what I call a forgivable lie. My usual answer would be, “I don’t get embarrassed very easily. I tend to be able to laugh most things off.” Which is true. I…

“ist”

So, I have to admit something. I haven’t talked to a therapist or psychiatrist or psychologist or any other “ist” about my PTSD symptoms and how I cope since I graduated from High School. The reason why? Well there are a few reasons why. I guess in part because I feel like I do alright…

April 28th

Today marks the anniversary of the shooting at the High School. It has been many years since it occurred but I can’t help thinking of all the lives that were affected on that day. This year I have been thinking mostly of those who lost a loved one on this day. Though I did not…

Be Aggressive

If you had to make a list of words to describe yourself could you do it? I’m not talking about physical attributes. That would be too easy. I mean to describe YOU, who you are, your personality, your strengths and weaknesses. I’m not really good at labeling myself. In an attempt to try to make…