Dissapointed in Humanity

If you haven't heard on the news, there is a huge fire burning up a part of central Washington state. It grew from 2000 acres to 20,000 acres overnight. It has consumed 70+ structures (homes, barns, sheds, etc.), and has displaced not just humans, but animals of all kinds. ...more

To the High School Class of 2012

To the high school class of 2012: Congratulations! By now, if you are planning on going to college, you should have received your acceptance letters and chosen the school you will spend the next 4 to 5 years, learning and broadening your mind. I remember just 5 years ago when I was in the same position you are right now....more

What I've Learned About Sex (and Love) from my Ex-Boyfriends (Part 3)

Well, this has been one major therapy session for me. Thank you for listening, and thank you for coming back for more.I promise this one will be happier than the rest.So last we left off with me starting a relationship with Rich. It was rocky. Both of us were coming out of damaged relationships, two damaged people looking for love and looking to heal....more

What I've Learned About Sex (and Love) from my Ex-Boyfriends (Part 2)

So, Part 2.Where were we, oh yes. Enter in Rich. My current boyfriend.We first met while I was 7 months away from my wedding day. He had started working in my building, and he immediately caught my eye. He was handsome, fit, always had a smile that could put any tension at ease. I was immediately smitten with him, but I was too shy to talk to him.The first conversation I had with him was a real deep-felt, heart to heart:So, tea time, eh?He said to me as I was filling up my coffee cup with some hot water. I just blushed and saidYeah....more

What I've Learned About Sex (and Love) from my ex-Boyfriends (Part 1)

What I've Learned About Sex (and Love) from My ex-BoyfriendsLet me give you a little history lesson about myself. I am going to be honest about my sex life, so if you don't want to read about it, please close this window.Now on to the juicy stuff.Before I met my current boyfriend, I had slept with 2 other guys: my high school sweetheart (who definitely wasn't a sweetheart) and my fiancée (now ex-fiancée) of almost 5 years....more