That’s What Friends Are For

If you follow me on Facebook, you know I’ve had a hell of a few days. I came home from work on Thursday to find my pupper, Dozer, all but unresponsive.  His eyes were open…but he wasn’t acknowledging me or really moving, other than an occasional shift of his legs.  Normally, he would come bouncing…

The Resort Lounge

In my little backwoods, middle of nowhere hometown, there is this beautiful old Greek Revival plantation home that was build in the late 1600’s.  When I was a child, no one lived there.  They did enough maintenance to keep it in good enough condition to sell one day but otherwise, it just sat there…empty.  As…

I Need To Sit For A Bit So It Doesn’t All Seem So Daunting

  I have to laugh a bit.  As I was trying to decide what to write about for today’s post, I was truly struggling.  It’s not that I don’t have a lot to say (obviously!).  I was struggling because most of what is going through my mind is either more personal than I want to…

Make Your Own Sanctuary

I know I have written before about the need to have a little place to escape to and relax.  I am finding the need for that more both the older I get and the further along I go in transition. My bedroom has always been a sanctuary for me.  I keep a lot of distractions…

My Mother’s Child

I’m not going to bore anyone with another long post this evening.  Not that I don’t have things to talk about, but a lot of it is still in the processing it in my head stage right now. I was inspired by the memory of my mother to do this picture today.  I have a…

Looking Forward

Its been a hard week here.  Its also been one of those weeks which proves that Second Life is not “just a game” and that it truly impacts many of us in our real lives.  The people and the relationships we build here can impact our moods in real life just the same as any…