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For The Barren on Mother’s Day

Sister, You didn’t birth a child. But, you wanted one. You wanted one, badly. This day is a difficult one to endure, but you do it every year. Those kids that call you Auntie want nothing except their own Mommas

For The Barren on Mother’s Day

Sister, You didn’t birth a child. But, you wanted one. You wanted one, badly. This day is a difficult one to endure, but you do it every year. Those kids that call you Auntie want nothing except their own Mommas

Auntie’s Baby

Last night, my great-nephew spent the night with me. He was all arms and legs and head butts and scratchy, long toenails, trying to stretch out. I managed not to be thrown onto the floor during the night, barely. After

Auntie’s Baby

Last night, my great-nephew spent the night with me. He was all arms and legs and head butts and scratchy, long toenails, trying to stretch out. I managed not to be thrown onto the floor during the night, barely. After

Happy New Year!

Hola Internet! I’ve been gone for a spell but you didn’t miss anything. Trust me on that. I’ve actually written several posts but didn’t publish any of them because none were fit to read. They were full of frustration and

Happy New Year!

Hola Internet! I’ve been gone for a spell but you didn’t miss anything. Trust me on that. I’ve actually written several posts but didn’t publish any of them because none were fit to read. They were full of frustration and

Show and Prove, Heifer!

Sunday was extraordinarily beautiful in Soda City. I had been in my office all day, writing, while longingly staring out the window. I was listening to the radio and the announcer was doing a live feed from the One House

Show and Prove, Heifer!

Sunday was extraordinarily beautiful in Soda City. I had been in my office all day, writing, while longingly staring out the window. I was listening to the radio and the announcer was doing a live feed from the One House

The Stray

Soda City is hopping this weekend with things to do. Between The Okra Strut, Pride, the Italian Festival, the Plant and Flower Festival and Nationwide Smithsonian Free Museum Day, Saturday was not a day where being bored was an option.

The Stray

Soda City is hopping this weekend with things to do. Between The Okra Strut, Pride, the Italian Festival, the Plant and Flower Festival and Nationwide Smithsonian Free Museum Day, Saturday was not a day where being bored was an option.

Lunch

I was working from home today so I decided to make myself a nice lunch. I got rid of some vegetables from the fridge that were south of their prime, including leeks, asparagus and jalapeno. I sauted them and some

Lunch

I was working from home today so I decided to make myself a nice lunch. I got rid of some vegetables from the fridge that were south of their prime, including leeks, asparagus and jalapeno. I sauted them and some