ON ELLEN AND GEORGE…

So, anyway, I read this post on Facebook last night, and I thought I would post my own thoughts about it. I’ve never heard of this lady, nor of her site, MomBabble.com. Apparently, at least 219,941 people have heard of her, and “like” her. The link to the post is here: https://www.facebook.com/MomBabble/photos/a.771916006211188/2675148565887913/?type=3&theater It’s a long … Continue reading ON ELLEN AND GEORGE…

I’ll Stay. Still.

Now our luck may have died, and our love may be cold But with you forever I'll stay. - The Boss I couldn't find a clever introduction for this, so I'll just begin. In the past week, I've been figuratively kicked in the gut on several occasions, by strangers, and reduced to silence.  For me, … Continue reading I’ll Stay. Still.

People Are Going To Think You’re a Homosexual: A Reflection on my Childhood

I’ve been listening to an audio book by Brene Brown. It seems, as of Chapter 13, to be a series of talks/teachings that she has given on the subject of vulnerability. So far, most of it has resonated with me far more than I care for it to, especially the points on empathy and shame. … Continue reading People Are Going To Think You’re a Homosexual: A Reflection on my Childhood