Why I am single (and it’s not what you think)

So, in the last few days, I’ve been accused of being a manhater and painting men in a negative light in this blog. I kind of laughed at the thought because I’m usually really careful not to blame any specific gender when it comes to pointing out toxic behaviors and actions. If anything, I’ve learned…

Lurker — Whispers of a poet’s heart (reblogged)

I made a new friend online tonight and it seems we have a lot in common. It’s funny how some people can think that tearing us down with their words will make us weaker. But in all of this, I gained a new friend. And a poem. Thanks new friend. I think I will share…

Rainy day moods – spring has sprung

It’s Saturday afternoon as I write this. It’s been raining non-stop since late Thursday night. I normally love the rain and storms but this kind of rain is depressing. It’s cold, dark and everything is soaking wet. But on the upside, the buds are coming in on the tree outside and it looks super pretty….

Friday morning rainy day blues

It’s Friday morning and I have my first cup of coffee for the day. I actually got out of bed at 7:50 this morning. I’m really trying to turn things around with my sleeping schedule and so I hopped into bed around midnight last night. It’s spring time in Alberta which also means it’s allergy…

Passive aggression is a form of emotional abuse

Something I’ve been thinking a lot about lately is what is known as passive aggressive behaviour. It’s something I have wanted to write about for a long time but had troubles coming up with examples of how passive aggression has affected my relationships. In order to share my own personal experiences with passive aggression, I…