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Tagged: Mood

Does she take sugar?


I seem to find it hard to keep this blog on a regular basis but I hope you find the posts, when they come, are worth a quick run through at least. One of the reasons I don’t post very … Continue reading


The Re-Birth


At first I was on the pink cloud of Euphoria with my sobriety. Everything in those initial weeks was clean and fresh. There was so much I wanted to prove, and so much I wanted to do. All the hiding … Continue reading


Menopause and Self-doubt


Since first grade, I’ve loved to write.  I began with stories for my dolls, moved to a column in my high school paper, and then published books for kids and adults. In 2006, I began studying for an MFA in … Continue reading


Menopausal Spinning


  Spinning! There’s the good kind. The Tilt-a-whirl, if you’re a ride person like me. The salad spinner my daughter Kath swears by. The cycling class my daughter Laura loves. Then there’s the bad sort of spinning. The car that … Continue reading


The NOT Silent Treatment


Here’s a joke sent our way by a high school friend: A husband and a wife have just had a heated argument.  They are giving one another the silent treatment. The husband does not want to blow his cool and … Continue reading


Attack of the Venom Hormones


I had a fab time taking photos at the North Carolina State Fair this year.   Every new sight was a blog post possibility! But it was husband Cliff who first spotted Spider Girl.  “Take her!  You’ve got to take … Continue reading