Boobless AND Brainless? Absolutely not!

by LAURIE on AUGUST 25, 2010 I have no boobs.  I already know this.  And I’ve known it for quite some time. It was painfully brought to my attention in the 9th grade when Joe DiNicholas came up to my locker, a bunch of his dim-witted buddies in the background, and asked...

In Business And In Life, You Can’t Play That Country Song Backwards…

by LAURIE on MAY 11, 2010 “You get your house back You get your dog back You get your best friend Jack back You get your truck back You get your hair back Ya get your first and second wives back Your front porch swing Your pretty little thing Your bling...

Perseverance Paid the Piper…

by LAURIE on MARCH 22, 2010 My friend Tarryl is an artist. An amazing one at that. I  met her when I was in college, and have watched her  since then grow in talent and perseverance. Let me explain… Tarryl is a true Native American. (This shines through in much of...

Walk Your Talk… Or Keep On Walkin’

by LAURIE on JANUARY 26, 2010 “Give to the world the best you have, and the best will come back to you.”  Ella Wheeler Wilcox My daughter Claire and I sat together at the kitchen table.  She was coloring, and I checking bills and doing other busywork that was more annoying...