Plagiarism

So I have recently encountered a very troubling problem - the content from this site is being plagiarized by others with one of the disease I have and said "person" is using the content as if it were that person's content and that person's story. This has been extraordinarily upsetting to put it mildly.At any … Continue reading Plagiarism

How do you make impossible decisions?

So, for those who do not follow me on social media, my cat - the boy whose life I saved and the boy who has saved mine more times than I could ever attempt to count; the one who has been the one in the "it's just you and me, babe!" for 12 years - … Continue reading How do you make impossible decisions?

Juneteenth

"FreedomThe very time I thought I was lost, my dungeon shook and my chains fell off.Free at last, free at last. Thank God almighty." what beautiful words. Many of you might not know that I have fought for the status of #juneteenth as a Federal holiday for about a decade now. What upset me the … Continue reading Juneteenth

A Thought about the “meaning of friendship”

I know I have been talking a lot about "friendship" in the last few posts ... as well as in several posts that I wrote quite some time ago. I can appreciate that there are many people (well, maybe not, but that has nothing to do with this!) but that the many people have different … Continue reading A Thought about the “meaning of friendship”

thankful tuesday

This is something I often forget myself. It became apparent when I started sending messages to my Facebook "friends" going down by alphabetical order (I am only at "G" with a few exceptions). Sometimes you forget that some of the best friends you have ever had are actually still there for you. And ... aside … Continue reading thankful tuesday

Why is asking for alone time such an awful thing? and as a secondary question, why are so many people so needy that they don’t need that?

I'm going to try to make this one as short as I possibly can, but suffice it to say over the last few days since my mom hasn't been working my father has been sitting around also not working. And so, since I am here, I have had literally NO alone time. Now, since I … Continue reading Why is asking for alone time such an awful thing? and as a secondary question, why are so many people so needy that they don’t need that?