I was at the Post Office when I heard that Serena Williams lost her match. It took a couple more hours for me to catch up to all the kerfuffle involved with the match. Now that I'm caught up (thank you social media and ESPN On Demand!), all that I can say is, "Aww, … Continue reading Aww, Serena!
I love Kamala Harris. I'm glad that I get to know more about her than the hundreds of emails that pop up in my feed every day. Thanks to these ridiculous confirmation hearings for Brett Kavanaugh, I got to see what kind of Senator--and what kind of woman--Kamala Harris is. I'm sure that Kavanaugh thought … Continue reading Golden Moment.
Apparently, I can't even recover from surgery in peace. I tried for days to let this go. It won't let me go, so give me a few moments to do what I do. Ms. Franklin....rest in Heaven. I wasn't the biggest fan of your voice (too over-the-top for me), but I respect your legacy. … Continue reading Aretha, Ariana, and Some Dirty Old Men
I really thought that I was prepared. After my mother died, I planned to clean out my mother's house. I knew before she died that it was going to be my job to do, regardless of our estrangement. I also knew that her surviving relatives were going to give me problems. Mom's relatives, particularly her … Continue reading The Process
Last week, I decided to buy myself a pair of jeans for the first time in decades. Come to think of it, I have NEVER bought myself a pair of jeans. The one pair of jeans that I have owned for at least 12 years was a hand-me-up from my sister Traci when she lost … Continue reading The Incredible Shrinking ME