Thinking Out Loud

Thinking Out Loud*- Triggers

Last week, I was in a meeting where all the participants were asked to take a test survey and give our responses to it. The survey administrators wanted to know if the questions were clear or confusing. The issue of…
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Thinking Out Loud*–Dear John

Dear John, When I leaned over and touched your shoulder yesterday and said, “How about Joe Biden? A pretty good alternative, right?” I was truly thinking that you would be able to get behind a guy who is from a…
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Me & Lorelai Gilmore

“In the parade of stupid and dumb, I’m the one twirling the flaming baton.”
-Lauren Graham as Lorelai Gilmore When I first learned I was pregnant, I was with a friend who had raised four boys, both with her partner…
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Of Women and Elephants

A primer on internalized oppression How do you hold a woman captive with a kite string? The same way you hold an elephant captive with a kite string. First you start with a chain. A huge chain with links so…
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