My husband says that even though I know people are never going to do the right thing, I still expect people to do the right thing. I hold high standards. Sometimes those standards aren't really fair because I form the ideas of what I want people to be based on what will make ME happy [...]

earn your wages

I have been wanting to write this for a while. I still am not sure I have all the words ready, but it's time to try. I watched this video tonight about how no one working a full time minimum wage job can afford a two-bedroom apartment. Anywhere in America. And, of course, the video [...]


I always thought I'd be a writer. Actually that's not true. But in the past few years, yeah, I thought I'd be a writer. Or maybe a missionary. Or a singer. Or a banjoist. Something. I've been thinking a lot lately about dreams and then I read my friend's post about dreams, and it added [...]