Category Archives: relationships

Have People Become Socially Retarded?

Merriam Webster defines “Retarded” as follows: slow or limited in intellectual or emotional development or academic progress. First use: 1895 People should really take a moment and self examine how they treat others. What happened to courtesy? When did loved … Continue reading

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Out: My Coming Out Story…

Today, I am taking a break from Zombies, The Pride Celebration begins here in Halifax, Nova Scotia next month and I wanted to share my personal story of coming out.  Here goes. When I came out, I was 34 years … Continue reading

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The Rain Brings out the Pain…

Original Article appeared on my other blog on Bubblews~  http://www.bubblews.com/news/3118095-the-rain-brings-out-the-pain   I knew it was raining before I even opened my eyes today. I have Arthritis and Fibromyalgia and whenever it rains my body aches miserably all over. I laid … Continue reading

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Bumps in the Road

One of my dearest friends of 26 years is getting married next month and I am to be the Matron of Honor.  I was ecstatic when she asked me to stand with her on her big day.  We’ve been through … Continue reading

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To Inspire

To Inspire Some people can go their entire lives wondering what their purpose in life really is.  We can’t all be world leaders, top surgeons or partners in a law firm.  Maybe you don’t have a glamorous job in life, … Continue reading

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How to be a True Friend

Over the course of my 38 years, I have come across many people.  Some people have played larger roles in my life than others.  Some people come in to your life simply to teach you a new lesson about yourself.  … Continue reading

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Dating in the 21st Century

I am so glad I’m not involved in the dating community right now.  There seems to be a disproportion of lonely women to less than desirable men out there.  Now, I myself, am gay and happily married, but many of … Continue reading

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The “Bi” in Sexual

After a lengthy discussion this past weekend with our friends, we’ll call them- Josh and Vanessa- about bisexuality it got me thinking about the often unwelcome judgements and comments about being bi sexual.  I’ve heard a lot of comments about … Continue reading

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My Elastic Heart

I have an elastic heart A heart that’s not so smart It gets easily filled up Up and over the brim of her cup That repeatedly ends up being pulled apart Deflated is the Ego It pulls you in and … Continue reading

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5 Simple Tips to a Great Relationship

I’m a gay woman, however, the majority of my romantic life I spent as a “straight” woman, which is a story for another post.   Having various relationships and observing the ones around me has made me somewhat of an expert … Continue reading

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