Who Have You Become

It occurred to me today that I am not sure how the teenage me would react to the middle aged me.  I wondered how the kids I was friends with would see me.  I wondered how the friends I had even in my twenties that I may not have now would see me.  Who have… Continue reading Who Have You Become

The Abandoned

  I have realized, as I age, that what life does is teach you about loss, early and often. You will learn this lesson whether you like it or not. Life offers no peaceful ends, no graceful goodbyes, and if you dare to love you will have your heart utterly decimated. But for the friendships,… Continue reading The Abandoned


There's a point in your  adolescence that every age beyond your own seems old. So very old. So distant. Thirteen you can go to 'PG-13' movies. Fifteen and you can learn how to drive. Sixteen and you can drive. Seventeen and you can get into 'R' Rated movies. Eighteen and you can vote - and… Continue reading 40