Tag Archives: being used

Words with a Friend

One of my friends shared this picture with me of a field in Mexico where Americans send their old tires to die. It’s a gruesome photograph and it brought to mind all kinds of feelings and thoughts about the amount … Continue reading

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being grateful, showing kindness, being a Giver, it’s all good

My friend Angie and I were having a discussion about this subject yesterday. Like me, Angie gets annoyed with people that constantly take and take and take, and never give anything back, or even offer to give something back. Believe … Continue reading

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Love Bombs

One of my young male friends was very excited about a new love interest. She lived a few hours away and he didn’t have a car, so seeing each other was going to be kind of difficult. They had met … Continue reading

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Feeling important, being manipulated

Everyone likes to feel important at one time, or another, in their lifetime.  We all want that one moment when we matter, or when we are needed. It’s a human condition. It’s also a doorway for the folks around us that … Continue reading

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do you know what I want you to do for me?

Do you know what I want you to do for me? Wow, this used to be a question I loved hearing! Every time I was asked this I was on it! What? What can I do for you? Anything you … Continue reading

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burnt toast

by Madeline Laughs When Teri Hatcher wrote the book Burnt Toast, I knew exactly what she was talking about. The title translates to the woman in the house always serving the bread toasted just right, to the family and scrapping … Continue reading

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