I have a problem….. I kibitz…. I intrude…. I meddle…. And I do this almost every day. It used to be just in private. At the end of the day, I would replay over-heard conversations in my head, adding my two-cents. This lead to me answering in my head during the conversation, fighting back the… Read More Confessions of a Meddle – head
Why I run/walk….. Because I am able. Because it is something I haven’t been able to master; either due to lack of talent or lack of commitment —maybe both. Because it’s supposed to relax me. Because it’s an opportunity to make “little” goals (to the next mailbox), and then feel that rush when I make … Read More I Fancy Myself a Runner!!
Pollyanna is a vigilante. A vigilante for OPTIMISM! I know it sounds corny, but it’s true. She is happy ALL the time! What else would explain it? You know me, I’m all for being happy and positive; I do refer to the perky side of me as Polli (with an “I” because it’s way more… Read More Vigilantes..a GOOD thing!!!
Verb: any of a large class of words in a language that serve to indicate the occurrence of an action. I’m an ACTION word! I knew it! People have been telling me for years I’m only a mere proper noun, no I’m a VERB! I came to this realization only recently, though I’m sure I… Read More CARI is a verb!
Dragons live in my backyard. I assure you I have not gone over the edge; I’ve seen them. They lie in wait, and when they sense my complacency, they show themselves; which of course puts me on HIGH alert for days. This one time (at band camp), I wasn’t allowed into the cabana. This was because… Read More Here There Be Dragons……
Have you sang out loud today? I have. I was the girl in the car next to you this morning in traffic. You know the one, the one giving the concert; all I needed was someone in the back seat holding up a lighter! On VERY good mornings I pack the largest venues from the… Read More I’m with the Band!!!
My Scarlet Letter: “R” “R” is for Responsibility. That is my Scarlet Letter. Lately it is becoming easier to admit there are more and more times I wish I no longer wore it, but with such a strong SENSE of responsibility, that will NEVER happen. It’s not a BAD thing. One should be responsible. I… Read More My Scarlet Letter……
And the time came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.