Sometimes the reality of aging and time passing hits me like a punch in the gut. The time passage continuum blows my mind on the regular. I’ll step out of the car and as I open the door I see my mother’s hands – but she is 10 years gone now and I am only […]
Recently, someone suggested to me I open up myself to a message from the women in my family who came before me, specifically, my mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. I included my paternal grandmother, too. So one morning I settled in with a pen and my journal and meditated a bit on them – my memories […]
Hey, so, yeah…it’s been a while since I’ve been here. How are you? I’ve changed the name of my blog, in case you hadn’t noticed, or wondered why you are getting something from “rosé and wry” not “Vinegar and Vanilla”. It seemed like the right thing to do, a little refresh on the old blog. […]
Saying goodbye after 10 years of blogging.
Or: When You Write About What You Want to Say to Someone Else and It Ends Up Being What You Need to Hear. I’m a little grumpy today, so I decided to vent a bit in my journal. I was writing about people in my life who are frustrating me just a tad and how I want […]
First off…what the heck? I can’t seem to stay on track with this one blog post a day thing! Here we are, it’s only the 16th and I am already off track! Grrr…#whatswrongwithme I’m amazed I was able to write a poem every single day last year – trying to keep up with this little […]