When Depression Kills

When tragedy strikes, we want to understand why, and how it could have been prevented. Sometimes when trying to understand why, we look for someone to blame. Over the past week since the much loved unconventional rock star of chefs, story teller, world traveler and some would say journalist (despite claiming to be without nomenclature […]

That Dreaded Question “Why are You Single?”

Why are you single has to be one of the most ridiculous questions someone can ask a single person.  There was a time when I started to reply with a variety of answers to show the absurdity of the question itself.  My number one answer was “because I have a personality disorder” and when I […]

Men Are Simple – Women Are Not 

Before a bunch of dudes get their boxers in a knot, this isn’t a blog about dissing your gender or emasculating men.   Today what I am talking about specifically is the world of dating between men and women.  How men will say or do one thing and how women try to “interpret” or “mind […]

Stand By Your Man

Last night one of my besties, Jilly Bean, came to town for a visit.   I am on the left and Jill is on the right.  We went to a local watering hole to meet up with some other friends for a couple of beverages.  We then stopped by a mutual friend’s pad to hang […]

The Benefits of a Broken Heart

I meant to post this blog on Valentine’s Day, but I thought I should allow the lovers of the world to enjoy this silly day without a “Bitter Betty” throwing fecal matter at love.  Two days later, and yes, I am here to tell you that there are copious benefits to a broken heart. Losing […]