You’re Talking About Me: A Lesson in Compassion

No pictures this time; no quotes. Just truth. Phillip Seymour Hoffman. Amy Winehouse. Kurt Kobain. Asher Brown. Adam Lanza. James Holmes. You may know these names, you may not. The first set died from drug addiction. The second from suicide. The third set after gunning down innocent people. And they all have something in common. […]

A Self-Interview (Texas Women Bloggers Link Party)

So, I’m now part of the Texas Women Bloggers community, which is pretty awesome if I do say so myself. The first order of business? I have to do a self-interview and link-up with other members so we can learn about each other. I figured, why not, this would probably be fun for my regular […]

Dear Infertile Self

Look at my babies. My beautiful, surviving triplets. You would think that I have my happy family; one boy, one girl (plus an angel in heaven to watch over them). What you don’t see is the three years it took to get them here. Or the fact that I’m 1 in 8. Here’s what I […]

A Sobering Look from Someone Else’s View

Last week was a horrific week. Like everyone else, I was glued to my television watching the manhunt after the Boston marathon bombings. I didn’t sleep well at night because I needed to know what was going to happen next. I had family members within an hour of Boston. Then, when the earth shook only […]