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Category Archives: Mom
While packing for her move my Mom has been attempting to unload all kinds of random family artifacts (i.e., crap) onto my life. My mother can attach an intensity of meaning to material objects that some reserve for religious worship. … Continue reading
A lot going on in the world right now. War. Unemployment. Earthquakes. Poverty. Gas Prices. And then there’s the email my mom wrote me about dating: (Note: I got permission to post the following. I love my mom and the … Continue reading
“You can light candles for me at church, but you can’t set me up with any more sons of people you meet on cruises.” “You’re not open minded!” “Stop yelling.” “I’m not yelling!” “You have a yelling tone.” “Well, a … Continue reading
My mom’s cat is depressed. The vet recommended anti-depressants, and/or this special cat-flavored aromatherapy treatment. I suggested finding a cat therapist intern who needs to put hours in towards getting licensed. But my mom opted for the aromatherapy treatment ( … Continue reading
My mom suggested for the 100th time that I might want to consider an arranged marriage. …maybe if I was Indian, Hindu, 18-years-old, and wanted an arranged marriage. The fact that I have to explain, makes me feel sad. I … Continue reading