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About Being a "Rebel, Rebel," David-Bowie Style

I believe that David Bowie was channeling every girl who’s been the opposite of whatever feminine ideal of what their mother believed when he wrote “Rebel, Rebel.” For me, at least. 1,171 more words

David Bowie

On Being A Better Mom For My Daughter

As an older mom and a person living with severe depression I have lived with a big fear for a long time.

Let me give you a little back story before I explain. 843 more words


Dear Sister, Dear Devon...

Hi, Devon. I hope you are well and feeling more acclimated to the MTC lifestyle. I think this rigorous learning environment would suit you very well. 348 more words



This short piece was spawned by a prompt featured in The Write-Brain Workbook, a book of prompts and creative writing exercises that I highly recommend.  337 more words


September Column Michiana House & Home Magazine : A Wake-up Call

By the time I was 18-years-old, I had mastered most of the fundamental life skills one needs in order to function as an independent adult. I could attend to my daily grooming, read, do basic math, cook a few simple meals, write a check and drive a car. 483 more words

MHH Column

Chapter sixty four

Saturday 14th November

Constant rain for three days is promised for Wales so Pete and I decide to postpone our trip until the weather improves. We phone our respective mums to tell them this, and that we’ll be up later to see them. 970 more words

Old Age

Fix My Mom

The other night I had trouble falling asleep, so I scrolled Goggle Play to find something to watch. I came across Oxygen Channel’s “Fix My Mom.” 228 more words

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