Monthly Archives: October 2011

Project Super-hero

So – the only down side to buying super cool super heroes used at Long Beach Comic Con is that they were all missing their super hero accessories. Thus, this morning, Blake and I had our work cut out for us, getting our Captain America, Super Man and Union Jack...
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For mama.

Remembering my mama on the eighth anniversary of her passing. Sharing something I wrote for her after she died. RIP, sweet mama. I miss you now like I missed you then. For Mama (2003) Hey, now, how’s the air up there? Can you see me, are you breathing better? Can...
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Todder telepathy?

My mom died in late October, coming up on eight years ago. When we get to this time of year, I can always feel it in the air. Memories of that time seem to be lying just below the surface.  That sense of sadness is always a bit closer than...
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“I don’t beg.”

Yesterday, both kids had a well-baby exam at the local pediatric center. As our luck would have it ( though I try to avoid him like the plague), we once again got stuck with Dr. Smartass (DS). I usually feel like crying after meeting with DS due to his incessant...
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“I want a maker thing …”

Now that we’re all moved into the new place, I’ve been spending time on sorting and putting away all the really important stuff: old photos and memories I’ve had in storage for at least a decade. My most recent fave is my Christmas list from – I’m guessing – 1980-ish....
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