Monthly Archives: January 2012

The Voice Of A Ghost

If I’m being honest, sometimes I feel like I can’t get it right. I’m ashamed about not having a college degree. I’m afraid I can’t take care of myself. I have a lot of fears about what I think I … Continue reading

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I’m “Hole”

I  joke, and bitch about being raised by a drug addict, lobotomy candidate, born again Christian–at times-Mother. As expected with any “chemically imbalanced individual,” she also went through plenty of other “fun”phases as well. These numerous, and entertaining aspects of … Continue reading

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The Gift

“Take this overcoat of shame, it never did belong to me.” Annie Lenox The lightening struck, my eyes were closed yet pierced by a bold, electrifying light. I felt the residue of color, if that’s possible, on the center of … Continue reading

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Riding For Pleasure

Someone said, “I feel a slight stirring going on inside. Saying it out-loud helps me get to the bottom of it.” I’ve heard others say, “I’m just checking in with myself.” I try staying in touch with myself  before boiling … Continue reading

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Speech Is Painful

I’ve spent 20 painful hours writing a speech for someone. Although I’m getting paid to do it, it’s kicking my ass. Why does something you love become something you loathe when it becomes, “Work?” I miss the crass corners of … Continue reading

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Calling My Shit, And Other Forms Of Communications

Look, I’ll admit it, I’m not as brilliant as you all, and luckily, I’m not here to teach you how to build anything. (Are you kidding me? That would be frightening.) However, what I can do is provide some guidance … Continue reading

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2011 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Syndey Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 9,700 times in 2011. If it were a … Continue reading

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