Posts by deb1252

When Sense of Humor is Seriously Askew

When Sense of Humor is Seriously Askew

Yesterday I read a blog post on the very popular Scary Mommy blog. It was a “letter” from a mom...

Want to Meet and Greet Bloggers Today?

Want to Meet and Greet Bloggers Today?

My friend over at A Cooking Pot and Twisted Tales is hosting a Meet and Greet. I’ve just been over...

Know Any Fly Grandparents? Send this along…

Know Any Fly Grandparents? Send this along…

Few things in life are simultaneously joyful and infuriating. But, reading to my three-year-old grandson Avery is just that. While...

Do We Expect Too Much From Our Tribe?

Do We Expect Too Much From Our Tribe?

I can recall an episode of “The Daily Show” in which then host Jon Stewart was “reporting” the Trayvon Martin...

Meet and Greet Bloggers Today!

Meet and Greet Bloggers Today!

Stop by Dream Big Dream Often and leave your link for the meet and greet. A lovely way to show...

Rejections I Have Loved

Rejections I Have Loved

Are You A Reject? If You’re a Writer, the Answer is Often Yes. When I was 16 I was invited...

Is It Today or Tomorrow?

Is It Today or Tomorrow?

Overheard:  “I’m so overwhelmed with all the college stuff we have to do in this junior year,” a mom began, “I could...

Are You An Amateur Writer? Congratulations!

Are You An Amateur Writer? Congratulations!

Now that I’m on what is ostensibly my fourth career — freelance writing — I have to come up with...

Conroy Defined Being A Writer: Words, Wounds, and Wonder

Conroy Defined Being A Writer: Words, Wounds, and Wonder

Pat Conroy has died, leaving us afloat in a sea of less talent. His stunning work inspired people to be better, to do...

Fear of Aging? Badass Aging is Here!

Fear of Aging? Badass Aging is Here!

Recently I was asked to write a guest post for a site directed at people over 60. I’m not just...