Author Archives: Immovable/mylife/Uncomfortable

Pause

Pause At the intersection of what-the-hell-happened and why-the-hell-did-it happen to me I step off the gas for just a moment but there are no answers on the map of my life. Speeding through the mean streets, I’m pursued by the … Continue reading

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Addictions

I am an addict. Or as my friend says, I have addictions. It’s an important distinction. I am addicted to chocolate. 65% was the gateway to the hard stuff: 88% cacao is my standard. I’ve heard hidden stashes are a … Continue reading

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Find your pearls

“There are pearls in the deep sea, but one must hazard all to find them. If diving once does not bring you pearls, you need not conclude that the sea is without them. Dive again and again.”  –Ramakrishna Step 1: … Continue reading

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“The rock that she was battered against”

While Listening to Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neal Hurston, I came upon this phrase: “The rock that she was battered against.”  After reading these words, I cried. In the story, the main character has been asked to … Continue reading

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Passive Aggressive

I confess I’ve never even looked up anything on PAs.  Yet, I know that is exactly what to call it when my spouse does his routine.  This is a man, at least in my mind,  who usually gets what he … Continue reading

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Self worth

“She didn’t know she was the world and the heavens boiled down to a drop.” Their Eyes Were Watching God by Nora Zeale Hurston

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Blue skies blue days

Today is one of those blue days. The sky is magnificently blue and the garden green dotted with rich pink Bella Donnas yearning upwards. I hate when I feel blue and murky on these gorgeous days. The incongruity leaves me … Continue reading

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