Ugh, I just feel like I’m swimming in negativity lately – in the news, on facebook, at work. It’s everywhere, and as much as I joke about being a crabby person, this negativity has taken a turn and is dragging … Continue reading
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I’d like to give everybody a little unsolicited advice: get over high school and go to your reunion. First, let me start by telling you who I think I was in high school. I was a weird mix of confident … Continue reading
Dear Supreme Court, If you can’t stand up for the civil rights of same sex couples, and you can’t stand up for the rights of loving families to be legally bound to one another, then please find the courage to … Continue reading
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Hey look, honey, you can be smart and successful and talented but you’re going to be judged on your looks anyway. And you can even spend hours a day perfecting that look, but somebody will always find a way to bring you down. Continue reading
It seems to me that God can be a lot of things to a lot of people. [But] I would never, ever presume to have knowledge about THE God. Nor would I ever, ever be so bold as to advise you or anyone else on what your beliefs should be. These are really just my thoughts, my ideas, and my beliefs about what God is and means to me.
There are a LOT of problems here. But we are problem solvers, and once we stop ignoring these problems and start addressing them, people will come up with a solution. Continue reading
How many times do I have to tell you?
You heard it from your parents and you’ve said it to your kids. You swore you never would, but it’s so frustrating to repeat yourself to the brink of insanity.