Monthly Archives: July 2009

About the Murder of Steve McNair . . .

Quite a while back, an upper-middle-age black gentleman (I’d put him close to 60) and I were chatting at the office about the Michael Vick case, shortly after that story first broke. At one point during the conversation, he stopped,

Posted in loss, relationships

And You Thought YOUR Room/Office-mates Are Jackasses!

I’m not really sure who’s the bigger jackass on this one . . . The person who’s ignoring the need to clean up after themselves or the one who wrote this note, the likes of which we’ve ALL had the

Posted in adult, humor, relationships

I am full of unmitigated rage!

I am full of unmitigated rage at this very moment! If I am told by one more fucking medical professional that proper CPAP compliance is 100% effective in treating obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), I might just smack him. I sleep

Posted in health, surgery

The Nature of Jesus and the Point of Christianity

Something that’s bugged me on and off for a few years now is a theological question upon which I’d like to receive Jane input . . . What is the appropriate name/label for someone who generally believes in the teachings

Posted in Spirituality

Hair Coloring & a Likely New Use for Chapstick

My current psychology is evident in my hair. It grows longer and then I hack it off with seasonal frequency. Every few months or so I color my hair from a drugstore box of dye. I’m an old pro at

Posted in beauty

Woman "Not Guilty" should Son Rise from the Dead

Baltimore, MD — A former religious cult member has agreed to an unheard-of plea deal: She has plead guilty and will testify against four others in the starving death of her 1-year-old son but reserves the right to rescind her

Posted in abuse, family, moms, news, parenthood, Spirituality

Now I can Say Nothing

First, they came for the “child molesters,” but I was not a child molester. So I said nothing. Then, they came for the “terrorists,” but I was not a terrorist. So I said nothing. Next, they came for the “conservatives,”

Posted in law, loss

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