Greatness, or Not.

Comparing myself to others is always treacherous.  When I’m head-to-head with Oprah, it’s a killer. I watched her yesterday on Facebook Live,  and was struck again by her certainty.  She knows her purpose.  She knows her place in life.  And she seems to fulfill her stated purpose with each word that she speaks. I am […]

Is it being a mother or is it being me?

I have a funny “fifties” magnet on my refrigerator that tells it like it is: “It isn’t easy being me”. I am more complex than I used to be. Common wisdom has it that we are a composite amalgamation of our ancestors.  Well, maybe.  I would say it’s the other way around. My husband and […]