The Goodbye Girl

There are a couple of different levels to the whole “saying goodbye” thing. The older you get, the closer you come to the realization that you’re going to spend your life saying goodbye to people, whether temporarily or permanently. The first round of goodbyes came when I graduated high school. Realizing that everyone is going … More The Goodbye Girl

Count Me In

I am an avid Obama supporter. If that bothers you, you might want to stop here. When Obama officially announced that he was in favor of same-sex marriage yesterday, I was thrilled. The first election I ever voted in was the presidential election of 2008, and I voted for Obama. Come this November, I’ll be … More Count Me In

Just Friends

“Men and women can’t be friends, because the sex part always gets in the way.” “That’s not true. I have a number of male friends and there is no sex involved.” “No you don’t.” “Yes I do.” “No you don’t, you only think you do.” ~When Harry Met Sally  Quick, how many friends of the … More Just Friends

Ah, the Backslide

I’m not sure how many of you reading this watch New Girl, but I am an avid fan. Tonight, the sitcom tackled something we’re all familiar with – the backslide.  You know, that accidental fall-back to your ex. Ex-boyfriend, ex-girlfriend, ex-lover, ex-friend with benefits, ex-“We’re too cool to label things but yes we were more … More Ah, the Backslide