Uncomfortable Silences
crazy / depression / Home/Family Life / Sociopolitical crap

Uncomfortable Silences

Late last week, just before my birthday, I received another FB message from the (other) Most Dreadful Man On Earth. He had something pressing to share, something important and urgent. This, after I’d flat-out ignored the last several unsolicited messages about movies he’d seen, names of  directors he’d been trying to remember, shows he’d watched and enjoyed, … Continue reading

October: More Significant Than Halloween, Than Fall
depression / Home/Family Life / Sociopolitical crap

October: More Significant Than Halloween, Than Fall

So I was in a TJ Maxx yesterday, washing my hands in the ladies’ room, when I saw the plastic container, like a mini file folder, screwed into the wall beside the door. Obviously, it had been deliberately placed there, designed to hold brochures, but I thought it particularly clever in that its contents consisted … Continue reading