Monthly Archive: June 2014

To The Moon and Back

To The Moon and Back

I spent the day shopping with my daughter J yesterday. We had such a fun time-and I’d like to say that it wasn’t just because I was spending extraordinary amounts of money on her....

Is This a Mid-Life Crisis?

Is This a Mid-Life Crisis?

I’ve had this major epiphany. Either that, or I have completely lost my mind. This is the “epiphany” I had recently. I want to be a writer. I take that back. I am already...

I’m Sorry

I’m Sorry

I’m sorry. All day I have been thinking about these words.  The other day I ran into someone who I have known for a long time, but don’t talk to very often.  In fact,...

When Life Turns out Differently than You Planned

When Life Turns out Differently than You Planned

When I was a little girl, I had a plan. After I graduated from high school, I would go to college and get a degree. Then I would travel the world for 3 years,...

On the Ambiguity of Autism

On the Ambiguity of Autism

This is an excerpt from a paper I wrote for a Rhetorical Theory class. I am not an expert on Autism; nor do I claim to be one. However, as the mother of four...