Archive for Ranting, raving & random thinking …

An all-inclusive | tribute | for this Mother’s Day …

An all-inclusive tribute for this Mother’s Day … This constitutes a tribute … for this here Mother’s Day To make it all encompassing … here’s what I’ve got to say It’s goes out to the women … who gave birth au natural Who pushed, ‘n farted and let some out … feelin’ what the hell […]

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Mothering

The Mothering gene … This message is for all of the individuals in the world who are blessed with the mothering gene. This specialized group differs from those bearing the title (no pun) of Mother. They are male, they are female, and are all ages. Many are childless. They care; they nurture; they encourage; they support: and […]

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Saying | My ‘F’avourite Word … |

The following rant is about my use of my ‘f’avourite word and is not intended to be read or enjoyed by those offended by it. I’m counting the days. Yes in a mere 9 days I can once again freely eat popcorn but most importantly say the ‘F’ word,  my favourite and one I treasure and am […]

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Thirty Years of Speaking |… & Still Going Strong|

Yes I’m Still Speaking … I can’t believe it’s been thirty years since I heard my little inside voice say, “but honey, you’re supposed to start charging for speaking” … as the woman from the Salvation Army made her annual plea to book me, yet again for her group. You see I had made an out loud promise to […]

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It’s time … | to Return to Sender |

Mail has always been something to get excited about. No, not the kind that comes with a return envelope and a deadline. I mean the chatty, newsy and personal pieces. When I was in grade school we had pen pals we corresponded with, as a way to teach us both the art of letter writing and […]

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Seeing it | in living colour |

Seeing it in living colour … It never occurred to me that something might be off. That was until that mid winter day of boredom in grade nine when I decided to conduct a survey … just for fun. I remember the chart I drew up with the days of the week across the top […]

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14 …

Everyone exaggerates. We don’t do it consciously but we definitely do it about a ten times a day, a hundred times a week, a thousand times a month and surely a cagillon times a year … or thereabouts. When I was in high school my friend Carrie and I had a theory. When someone was […]

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The Long Way is the Short Way | Moodivational Moment

The Long Way is the Short Way A tip to help save you some valuable time …   For other quick tips to remember … check out the long list of my other Moodivational Moments  www.youtube.com/moodivator    

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Please add to your summer reading list …

Now that we’ve enjoyed a taste of what’s to come, our thoughts are on summer. And with that is the planning of/for vacation or down time. If you’re like me you start piling your summer reading from early March so you know there’ll be plenty of the written word to devour when you finally have […]

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The Shine | Moodivational Moment

The Shine It’s time for the return of my Monday Moodivational Moments … a mere sixty seconds (ok, approx. 1:40 with header/trailer) of insightful, inspirational or inane commentary from my sidewalk view of the world. Today’s is called ‘The Shine’ … enjoy ~!!~ P.S. in case you missed it … Volume Two of my book […]

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