Posts Tagged ‘clusterfook’

Lisa, May you find Shelter

Saturday, February 28th, 2009

My friend, our friend, Lisa died last night. While I was sleeping in my bed, beside my husband, with my two small children sleeping in their rooms – she and hers were saying goodbye. It is what it is, Lisa would say. Whether we were talking about her dying or internet trolls or the old […]


Yes, there was an $800 bill

Thursday, January 15th, 2009

I have to be honest with you. I’m really behind from the quick trip down to Miami and my head is… well… fucked, at the moment. A good friend has finally made the decision to accept hospice care, and it’s difficult not to think or write about everything through the murky film of that news. […]


Exposing My Kids To The Internet

Tuesday, June 24th, 2008

You can read a lot about the dangers of exposing your kids to the Internet. Everyone from the mommy blogger to the childless blogger, and even the mainstream media, has weighed in on the blogging phenomenon known as Child Exploitation. And while I won’t pretend to have anything fresh or new to say on the […]


Fighting Cancer With Fart Jokes

Monday, April 7th, 2008

As most of you know by now, one of our own is facing the battle of for her life. Again. For those of you who don’t, allow me to quickly summarize: Lisa of finds herself battling cancer for the third time. She has two daughters and a husband and a life worth fighting for. […]