Blog Archives for tag middle-age

Yard Sale Booty Blues

“I’ll give you thirty bucks for all of it,” the man said in a heavy Rhode Island accent, gesturing to… Continue reading »

The Realities of Now

Back then, you danced. I mean you really danced. During your 20s and 30s, you’d hear a song that would… Continue reading »

5 Simple Steps to Romantic Spontaneity!

This Valentine’s Day, I’ll be up at o-dark-thirty to drive my husband to the airport for another overseas military work… Continue reading »

Tortured Tenderness

I really don’t mean to be a bummer, but I just googled Saint Valentine and learned that, not only was… Continue reading »

My Freudian Half-slip

When I was seven, the scariest place in the world was under my bed. It was a double, so there… Continue reading »

Easy Street Detour

When I was 26 years old, I thought 46 was ancient. That 20-year span of life seemed like eons back… Continue reading »

Redefining Hang Ten

Whether it was pouring cold from the garden hose, stagnating in a blow up pool, or sparkling blue below the… Continue reading »

All I want for my birthday

My husband totally forgot it was my birthday this year. But you know, I’m so easy going, it really didn’t… Continue reading »

Never lose your cool

My brother grabbed the chrome knob of our Buick’s radio and cranked it up, hoping Mom wouldn’t complain. From the… Continue reading »

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