"Every day is Judgement Day. Always has been. Always will be." ~ Tom Robbins, Skinny Legs and All I almost didn't see her. I sat there, in my teller chair, safely behind bulletproof glass, wishing for 6 o'clock. Outside, the street in front of the bank had just begun to fill up with rush hour traffic, everyone hurrying to get … Continue reading Sanctimony Don’t Cost a Thing
(From last year. I just ate McDonald's pancakes in bed, the cat isn't any more receptive to photoshoots and that other problem, well...) It's my cat's birthday, or close to it, gauging from her approximate age when I brought her home. It is also Mother's Day weekend, and I can't think of a better metaphor … Continue reading Never Mind. I Got This.
It's my cat's birthday, or close to it, gauging from her approximate age when I brought her home. It is also Mother's Day weekend, and I can't think of a better metaphor for motherhood than the time I had too much wine and adopted a kitten. Drunk Me is very susceptible to kittens. She is, in fact, … Continue reading Never Mind. I Got This.
I was slogging thru some old emails today, and I found one I sent to myself, a while ago, listing all the things I liked the most about my husband. I don't remember what circumstance drove me to do something so silly, but it served what I believe to be it's intended purpose - it reminded me. Sometimes … Continue reading We Are Not Soulmates
I miss sex. I miss unbridled (who wears a bridle?), rowdy, noisy, uninterrupted sex. Pre-marital sex. PRE-pre-natal sex. (Is that a thing?) Pre-children-who-are-stalking-you sex. I do. I spent a good part of my late teens and 20’s having sex. Good sex, bad sex, weird sex…furtive sex, spontaneous sex, planned sex, obligatory special event sex, morning sex, sex … Continue reading The Hazards of Post-Marital Sex