Do the Carebear Countdown

Last year sometime as I was cleaning house, I came across my gun application that I never filled out. For more than 2 decades (you know I havent aged past 32) I wanted a gun but last year – of all years – I decided I no longer wanted a gun. I was shocked myself,Continue reading “Do the Carebear Countdown”

Life After 40

Yes, there IS Life After 40. I mean really living, ENJOYING your life. This is Act II of my life. Act I dealt with my upbringing, experiences as a young person, internal and emotional struggles and parenting. It also dealt with my attachment to the systems of religion and government authority in my life whichContinue reading “Life After 40”

What EXACTLY is KWANZAA ?!?!?!

You know, I pondered this question for years. I heard Kwanzaa was this “black” holiday but I’d never heard of it before and I didn’t know anyone else who did. No one seemed to know what it was, just something for “black people”. I tried and tried to understand but there was some kind ofContinue reading “What EXACTLY is KWANZAA ?!?!?!”