self-talk

Storytellers

We all have a story to tell, which makes all of us storytellers.  We tell stories to ourselves and to some of the people we encounter along the way.  Our stories may cover various genres, from fiction to non-fiction, and… Read More ›

The Cave

Mammoth Cave, Kentucky I spent this afternoon in the company of my ex-husband and our two daughters more than 300 feet beneath the earth’s surface.  To some, this may sound like the storyline for a horror film or a dysfunctional… Read More ›

Words

I always have disliked that old saying, “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me”.  Personally, I would rather be physically injured, as those wounds tend to heal much quicker than the ones that are… Read More ›

I Am

 It never ceases to amaze me how seemingly insignificant comments or conversations end up figuring prominently in my life.  Sometimes, I do not recognize the significance or meaning until years later, while other times, I have a visceral reaction that… Read More ›