Abuse Molds You

Abuse molds a person, whether by actual hands of aggression or by words. Patrick Stewart recently came out to talk about the abuse he was subjected to as a child and I’ve never wanted to hug a stranger (which I often do) so much in my life. What particularly affected me was his take on the flip comments made by others about the abuse, about what triggered it. As if it were justifiable if someone asked for it. One of […]

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Recipe for Life: Wishbone / Backbone / Funnybone

“To succeed in life you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone and a funnybone.”  Country Singer Reba MaEntire said that and I have to say, it is one of the best recipes I have heard, so far, on how to survive this wild and wooly ride called Life.  Like any good recipe base, her words of wisdom provide an excellent foundation.  Those three elements are a pretty solid meat (or other protein source, for my non-meatatarian friends) and potato […]

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