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The past week or so

I just realized I haven’t posted in a while! So much has not been happening. Yes, seriously. I’ve been applying for jobs, taking care of Little Man, and dealing with all the men in my life. 767 more words

The big book of leadership - or not.

“It is inaccurate to say that I hate everything.  I am strongly in favor of common sense, common honesty, and common decency.  This makes me forever ineligible for public office.” 194 more words


Confessions of a fraud

Much of the time, lately, I feel like a fraud. Although I appear one way on the outside, I’m not feeling it on the inside. Admittedly, I’m doing a poor job of… 128 more words



I give you my best,
But my best isn’t enough.
I build up for you,
But you always knock me down,
I pass your every test, 97 more words


In which I clean up poop

I am the passive aggressive pushover in my family. I’m convinced that one exists in every home. Usually the role is filled by the insecure small woman of a mom or the non assertive bookish father. 804 more words


30 Day Writing Challenge: Day One: Your Blog's Name

Technically this is day two of my blog, but it’s the first day of the writing challenge. But I digress.

My blog’s name. For those of you not fluent in Christian-ese, the phrase “Let me pray about it” is the Christian way of saying, “Yeah that’s not going to happen, but I’m too afraid to tell you flat out ‘No.'” Examples: 219 more words

Writing Challenge

Am I doing this wrong?

I am trying to care, but when does it become irritatingly too much?

I am trying to be patient, but when does the wait become pathetically long? 18 more words

Lost In The Woods