Monthly Archives: January 2018

Energy and Feelings and Emotions, Oh My!

I’m a feeler (that’s my name) and emotions are my game.  Actually, my name is Annie but feeling emotions is so much a part of me that it’s probably a better descriptor than any physical traits I might have.  I … Continue reading

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Solution

You’ve seen the #metoo movement.  You heard that Time magazine announced the silence breakers as their person of the year.  You know that many high profile men have been accused of sexual assault or rape.  You’ve been surprised by friends, … Continue reading

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The Damage We Don’t Know

I enjoy reading to my kids, even if they don’t love it.  To be fair, one of the reasons they don’t always enjoy it is that the depth of these kids’ books often hit me hard.  Then I cry.  I’m … Continue reading

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Follow Your Arrow

Today’s been a great day so far!  Got the groceries bought, home, and put away!  I got a load of laundry, washed, dried, and put away!  Three people at the grocery store not only smiled back, but said hello too!  … Continue reading

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Dear Fellow Drivers

Dear Fellow Drivers, Learn to drive.  Please. It’s tempting to leave it at that, but that’s not much of a letter, now is it?  So, some background on my request…I see more stupidity on the roads that really is necessary! … Continue reading

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Secrets

I’ve been thinking a lot about secrets lately.  I’ve been trusted with many, especially after the #metoo campaign on social media.  Several people messaged me with their stories of harassment, assault, molestation, incest, and rape.  They also let me know … Continue reading

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Disgust and Other Reactions

A few days ago I became aware of a megachurch in Tennessee that gave a standing ovation to a man who admitted to a sexual encounter that happened twenty years ago.  The sexual encounter was between him (then 22-years-old) and … Continue reading

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