My Dad, Grief and the Neighbor Lady

My Dad, Grief and the Neighbor Lady

Losing my mom was so much more complicated and lonelier than I could have ever imagined. Grief is a crazy shape-shifter… and loves to rear it’s ugly head in the most inopportune times. The 7 Stages of Grief from Elisabeth K├╝bler-Ross Shock or Disbelief...
Breast Cancer and a David Cassidy Tattoo

Breast Cancer and a David Cassidy Tattoo

Getting naked with someone new is always a weird experience. Weird. I have very lopsided boobs from a lumpectomy and radiation and a giant beautiful jagged 3-inch scar right in my cleavage. I also have a 30-year-old smeared tattoo of Janis Joplin on my hip that now...