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Whimsical, Wacky, Wonderful Wednesday #13! Today I Slipped in a “Weird” … But I Know You’ll Get The Wacky of it All

I need to tell you a secret. You have to promise you won't tell anybody. Promise? Okay. This is a little awkward, but--oh man, this is perhaps even a bit embarrassing. Geez Whizz... I'm a writer. Take a deep breath, I know you won't believe this, but... (checking over my shoulder to make sure no… Continue reading Whimsical, Wacky, Wonderful Wednesday #13! Today I Slipped in a “Weird” … But I Know You’ll Get The Wacky of it All

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Stop it With all The Fat Ass Put Downs and Self Deprecating Behavior… It Seriously Isn’t Funny.

When someone makes jokes or derogatory remarks about themselves it can be funny, but at who's expense? It can also make others uncomfortable, be seen as compliment-fishing, or that someone just frikken doesn't know when to quit. Believe me when I say, the jokes and the self-shaming get real old, real fast. Come on people--start… Continue reading Stop it With all The Fat Ass Put Downs and Self Deprecating Behavior… It Seriously Isn’t Funny.