The Weird Old Lady with One Globe

She was 8 years old. She checked her first pocket.  The grocery list was still there.  She checked her other pocket. The money was still there.  Then, she grabbed a trolley and set off. She was beautiful!  Thick glasses, neatly plaited gold hair. She bought lots of strange things. Well, they were strange to me.  A big apple tart, 7 avocados, dark chocolate, 2 bottles … Continue reading The Weird Old Lady with One Globe

Rejection is NOT Fatal

Many years ago I met a new woman. I was immediately drawn to her.  I liked her presence.  She walked into a room and you knew she was there.   Unfortunately the feeling was not mutual.  Regrettably, the woman with presence dismissed mine.  More than once. I didn’t feel good about it.  And no, I could not “just move on” or “just ignore her”. I … Continue reading Rejection is NOT Fatal