My Dear “Kindred Spirit,” Confession: I like being in control. I like being in control of myself, my life, my emotions, everything. I don’t care quite so much about controlling other people – in fact I generally would just as soon other people control themselves and leave me out of it. But when it comes … More To Control or Not to Control
My Dear “Kindred Spirit,” Oh, dear. Where to even start? So I was debating earlier this evening whether I should write this post or not. I kinda started it, then stopped for dinner. Then got bullied into playing games after dinner. For like 3 hours. And now I’m back. Tired because it’s getting late and … More So Long, 2015!
My Dear “Kindred Spirit,” This is a sequel/follow up to a post (“Who are we dancing for?”) that my brother wrote on his blog. Nah, that’s a lie. This isn’t a sequel or follow up. It’s a complete rip off of his idea. But that’s ok. He got the idea while he was on the … More Who I Am Dancing For
My Dear “Kindred Spirit,” It’s midnight, and I can’t sleep. I write when that happens. Granted, I don’t usually write blog posts when that happens, but I do write. And there’s got to be a first time for everything… So this particular midnight I’m writing a blog post! You’ll have to forgive me if it … More TO LIFE!! (Embrace the Adventure)
My Dear “Kindred Spirit,” I’m single. It’s not a punishment. Ok, ok, stop it. Smooth that puzzled, slightly concerned look off your face and call a halt to the inner dialogue that you just started with yourself (“What the heck is she talking about?? Wow, I think she’s really lost it this time! This girl … More Singleness isn’t a Punishment
My Dear “Kindred Spirit,” My goodness… what a year this is turning out to be!! Lately my life has been taking turns I never expected it to, and I’ve found myself going places and doing things I never would have dreamed of a year or so ago. Makes me think of one of my favorite … More Less Stress!
My Dear “Kindred Spirit,” So last week I wrote about manipulation, and how I have caught myself trying to manipulate situations in order to receive affirmation. The other side of manipulation is control. I don’t tend to manipulate situations in order to gain control, though, so I’ve never considered myself a controlling person. However, in … More My Facade of Control