I’m going to take a little break. All I seem to have been doing here lately is hurting someone, boring someone, or pissing someone off. None of which was ever my intention. Hey, maybe when I come back I’ll just turn this into a political blog where I can piss off and bore a whole bunch of people on purpose.
So, it was a short break. After clearing my head a little, I’m pretty much back to “If you don’t want to read it, that’s what the little ‘x’ in the corner is for.” Boy, one thing I have noticed about me is it is taking me much less time lately to sort through my feelings and figure out what is important and what is not. I think I am quite loving that. It really feels good to see some of the work I have been putting into myself emotionally pay off.
It really feels like there were a lot of high tensions and drama in the month of January. Maybe it’s just me, but there was a ton of stress in my own life, and in several places on the net I watched as things blew up into astronomical proportions, with insults flying faster than a kung-fu fighter. I am really hoping that maybe the tail end of all this friction has been reached, and things can begin to get back to normal. Or, at least as normal as it CAN be. 🙂
This is an essay I wrote many years ago. It’s probably due for an update, but the majority of it still rings true for me. I held my baby in my arms and stroked his Read more…