That’s Another Story

I am a big hearted Kentucky girl who dreams big and who has stories to tell .

The Next Right Decision, Part One: The Resignation

Seven years ago, I left a job that I loved at a day shelter for men experiencing homelessness.  More than any other job I have ever had, that one opened my mind and heart in countless ways, and it felt like home.  The… Read More ›


Full disclosure: I do not know much of anything about flowers, plants, trees, and any other members of the plant kingdom. What I do know is that my beautiful friend, Michelle, loved hydrangeas. I never really paid attention to them… Read More ›

Dad. D.A.D. Dad.

When my girls were toddlers, one of their favorite television shows was Sesame Street.  It was one of my favorites, too, actually.  On this Father’s Day, one of the skits that comes to mind is a brief one that shows different fathers and… Read More ›

Pride 2022

If April showers bring May flowers, then, May flowers bring June. . .rainbows.  Okay, it doesn’t rhyme, but it doesn’t have to, because there is no need for conformity. Welcome to Pride Month! Some of my family members and friends… Read More ›

This Isn’t Working

When I was a child, my first exposure to guns was through cartoons that depicted guns as props in a silly story, where nobody actually was harmed or died, at least not permanently.  My knowledge of guns only slightly expanded thanks… Read More ›