So, I just read this article that sums up some of what I have been feeling as someone who has “beaten” cancer. (I often feel as if cancer has beaten me, like with a stick, even though I was only Stage 1 and have been told I am free of cancer now.) You’re left with […]
True story this: When I was a little kid, we lived in the city (THE city), and my Auntie Betty, the person second only to Jesus Christ himself for a good and kind heart in the history of this planet, used to take us on the bus from Staten Island to Queens or Manhattan, or […]
So, about Elizabeth Warren and the DNA test that says she has a Native American ancestor from generations ago: she thought she was of Native American ancestry and it’s what she believed. It was lore that was passed down by family and over the generations it got older, but it is what she believed to […]
Our work picnic is tomorrow and I needed to pick up fried chicken to contribute. On a cash economy until payday, and I counted out about $65 in the car so I knew what I could spend. So I got fried chicken and grabbed my necessities for the week–cream for coffee, toothbrushes, Chobani key lime, […]
Yeah, it helps. But if you suck at parallel parking, you are still gonna suck at parallel parking.
Well, don’t ask me. I wear these because I like the way they look. None of them actually work.
I have a sweet neighbor downstairs: an 80-year old woman who speaks primarily Spanish and not much English. She’s got nice children who come to visit her and a cute, little chihuahua. I know she is a great cook because when I come home from work, amazing smells are coming into my apartment from my […]