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…)

Tue
25
Oct '11

On Silence, Writing Sober and Loving Myself

Photo credit - Lori Paquette

I don’t want to be the girl that has to fill the silence…
The quiet scares me ’cause it screams the truth.

~ Lyrics from “Sober” by P!nk

I had come to terms with the silence on my blog.

I was comfortable in not needing to fill the space.

I was lying to myself. (more…)

Mon
3
Jan '11

For Mom

Today would have been my mother’s 79th birthday.

I spent her last birthday with her 11 years ago in a hospital in Ft. Wayne, Indiana. She had been in and out of the hospital since the previous August with an infection whose source could not be pinpointed. (more…)

Fri
31
Dec '10

Wearing a New Crown

December 31 – Core Story

What central story is at the core of you, and how do you share it with the world?
(Author: Molly O’Neill)

For the past several months, I have been thinking about the future of Lisa-Unmasked. (more…)

Mon
1
Nov '10

It’s Only Temporary

Sitting at the traffic light looking up at the changing trees, I heard it. (more…)