Escape Is Not An Option - Or How I'll Never Write The Memoir That Gets The Movie

Oh Cheryl Strayed. Oh, Elizabeth Gilbert. I want to be you. ...more

I Was Late To Work Today Because My Son Has Autism

 I was late to work today....more
Vic_kies Yeah, I'm really lucky in that!more

The Space You Rent Within Yourself, Or How To Get Rid Of Unwanted Head Tenants

[Source: Redditor BostonTERRORier]...more

Dear Woman In The SUV That I Almost Hit

 Thank you for seeing me. I was backing out, and a bare second before we would have impacted, you hit...more

11 Things I'd Like To See On "Once Upon A Time"

  There's no episode this week due to it being Easter Sunday, so I'm going to skip the recap and give you my Once Upon A ...more

Great (Okay, Not So Great) Moments In Typo History

 Typos. We've all done it - had a moment where our fingers were moving faster (or worse) independently of our brains....more

What It's Like to Be Alone In a Laundromat With a Guy

My dryer is dead.It happened over a week ago, in the middle of the plague that hit my house and an accompanying snowstorm, so the timing was far less than optimal. By the time the kids left for their father's house last weekend, I was standing on a mountain of dirty laundry and it needed to get done....more
Amen. Glad it didn't get ugly because like the post says you just never know.more

Why I Told My Daughter She Didn't Have to Go to College

"I'm not sure I want to go to college," my daughter said to me. I guess the look on my face made it pretty clear what I thought of that, and she hastily amended it with, "For the first year, I mean." "You want to take a year off?" I clarified. "Yeah. I just don't think I need to start right away." I chewed my lip, considering my words carefully. ...more
Every kid who isn't absolutely sure about what they are going to do with their lives, should ...more