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Clear the Way

Are you willing to be a prostitute?  Yes.  Are you willing to be a coal miner?  Yes.  Are you willing to be a corporate CEO?  Woah.  Wait a minute.  My chest and throat tightened.  Really?  I’m not willing to be a corporate CEO, and I’m willing to be a prostitute?  I just laughed as I drove down the highway. What ... Read more

Ladybug Races

Marianne sat in her bed, bored except for the ladybugs to watch. Mom was busy downstairs doing the wash and trying to keep Joseph and Jimmy out of trouble. They were only three and couldn't be left alone. But Marianne was older and didn't need to be watched. She was the big girl. So big that Mom said she ... Read more

A Question of Life: Bringing More Joy into My Life.

I'm still mulling over the concept of doing what I want versus doing what makes me feel good. It seems to swirl around my mind as I go about my day. But, this morning, the Universe brought an answer to me while I was researching an unrelated topic on the web. That's how the Universe works. It gives you ... Read more
Judith Joy

Joy: What’s In A Name

When I said I was changing my name, people had a stutter in their stare. A moment of “huh.” Being divorced, I wanted to take a name that was totally me – the new me. Going back to my maiden name seemed to be a step back. It’s funny how much other people were invested in me keeping my ... Read more
Bugs Bunny Releasing

Bugs Bunny Releasing

My kids call me quirky. Doing things the same way as everyone else was never my deal. Even if I wanted to be just like everyone else, I did it differently. I've come to accept it and even embrace my quirkiness, which has worked really well when looking at new ways to do things (such as looking at alternative ... Read more