Thu
13
Dec '12

When it sucks

An old college friend of mine has cancer.

C-A-N-C-E-R

The morning I found out (on Facebook) I got angry.

Really angry. (more…)

Mon
5
Dec '11

Begin…Again

This post is in response to today’s writing circle prompt being hosted on the blog of the delightful and ever-inspiring angel-in-residence, Amy Oscar. I was really looking forward to doing the Reverb project this year and when it was “cancelled”, Amy graciously offered this alternative. Please check it out and join us if you can. YOU inspire me. And I love you. ~ LMB

Image credit - Lori Paquette

I’m stepping into something new.

Again.

Starting over.

Again.

CHOOSING to begin…

Again. (more…)

Fri
10
Jun '11

Balls not required

I still have the final 3 episodes of Oprah on my DVR.

I started to watch the star-studded episode and was so thrilled to see Madonna come out on stage.

Considering all this woman has accomplished in her own right, I found it moving that she admired Oprah. I hung on every word until she said of Oprah, “You’ve got balls.” (more…)

Tue
1
Feb '11

Day 124

photo credit: luigi diamanti

124 days into my #6monthchallenge, I open a Facebook message from a long-time reader and super supporter that read:

Post, baby, post.

I had to chuckle. (more…)

Sun
5
Dec '10

Nothing is Wrong

photo credit: Francesco Marino

December 5 – Let Go.

What (or whom) did you let go of this year? Why?

(Author: Alice Bradley)

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There were a lot of things this year that I let go of.  Life, in recent years, has been a continual (and often painful) shedding of relationships, jobs, homes, hopes, dreams. (more…)