Tag: humor essays

I Found My Life’s Purpose—It Wasn’t What I Thought

I will forever live in infamy  as the mid-life poster child for how to take something that should only be a transient insult to the ego and parlay it into a career-ending, life-altering, multi-year ‘Ordeal’.

In Memory Of Little Red Riding Hood

What’s In A Name? We’ve all heard that old saying that sticks and stones will break one’s bones. Some people get all wrapped around the axle when they get called names. Boo hoo … Tito, hand me a tissue. Not me. I’m okay with…

The View From The Back Side Of The Mule

Career Change I have a dear friend who is a VP in a publicly traded health care company. For years, she and I have mused about making a career change. We laugh about becoming baristas and spending the next phase of our lives wiping down…

The Devil Is In The Potato Salad: How Toxic People Are Like Rotting Potatoes

  And Insult To Potatoes Everywhere It’s a well known fact in the Low Carb & Keto communities that potatoes are anathema. It is often said that the deleterious effects of consuming potatoes can be far worse for those with insulin sensitivity than putting…

Black Is The New Black

Good Grief, What Is She Wearing? After my husband ghosted me, I was a bit like Rip Van Winkle. In a stress-induced coma, I was immobilized and unconscious. I grieved like an idiot—for almost nearly five years. Well, even brown bears can’t hibernate that…