Pulling a Britta

Dear New Friends and People First Meeting Me, I’ve become aware of how much of a Britta I’ve been pulling when New York City comes up in conversation and for that I apologize. Let me explain. First of all, for those of you who don’t know what ‘pulling a Britta’ means, it comes from the … More Pulling a Britta

“It is important to fight and fight again, and keep fighting…”

Even in this small city and state, the tragedy that happened at Pulse in Orlando has spread over everyone here like a dark cloud. You can feel it when you ask how people are. They respond with the usual “fine” but then you lock eyes with them and without speaking, you both know that fine … More “It is important to fight and fight again, and keep fighting…”

How I Know I’m Not Ready For Kids: A Story of Two Cats

A week ago, we opened our home and hearts to a new cat we named Daenerys Targaryen (formerly Bella) because she had been rescued from a house fire. She is the Unburnt and the sweetest little survivor there ever was. She also breathes like a dragon when she sniffs things. She is supposedly three years old and … More How I Know I’m Not Ready For Kids: A Story of Two Cats