I launched this blog in 2008. My mini-me.

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How to have romance in your life when you’re not dating

August 9, 2010

It wasn’t so long ago that I was sitting on my therapist’s black leather couch, sobbing my eyes out. At the time, I was a few years into post-divorce dating […]

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Dating online at Match.com can be frustrating for a 50-something woman

July 23, 2010

In the past decade since my divorce, I’ve used Match.com from time to time. I just spent $75.09 to join up for the next three months. And even though I […]

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Having my dead mother as a muse is pretty freaky

April 19, 2010

After my mom died, I started feeling differently about her. It's like she's in my head instead of physically in the world. And, of all things, she's become a muse who inspires me in my blogging. Weird.

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This is the first week of the rest of my life

February 24, 2010

Now that my mom is dead, I'm an orphan. It feels weird, sad, exhilarating -- free. Suddenly, I'm starting live over, redefining my sense of womanhood, ethnicity and culture.

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Photo album: Remembering Mom, 1917-2010

February 9, 2010

This post is all about how my mom died. It was profoundly moving, sad, peaceful, loving. Death has it's own magic. What a healing experience.

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My dad cheated on my mom and all I got was…

February 2, 2010

After my dad died, we figured out that he had an affair. It changed everything for us then and until now. Details in this post.

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Final vigil: my mom is now in hospice

January 17, 2010

My mom has been moved to hospice and the experience is emotionally wrenching. But we're getting through it with the help of music therapy and my MacBook laptop.

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