Roommate Karma

March 2, 2016

When I was younger I lived in a massive house with four to five other people. Having lived in that house for about five years, I accumulated a lot of stories. This one is about my old (distant) friend and former roommate Hailey. Hailey and I had been friends throughout high school and, even though […]

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My Gratitude Would Be Complete If You Would Only Buy This Wine

February 29, 2016

My husband works at a small nonprofit. One of his colleagues recently lost his mother to an illness she’d been battling for about a year. Of course he was devastated, and all of his co-workers, including the organization’s director, gave him the time and space he needed to deal both with practical matters and the […]

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Dueling Houseguests

February 25, 2016

I have a rough situation that I would appreciate you and your Ehellion’s input. A bit of background: A few years ago, at the request of my mother, my husband and I moved in to my Great Aunt Sandy’s house to help take care of her and the property. My GA is getting on in […]

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Picture Me Grieving

February 22, 2016

I’ve got a short story about a situation that struck me as odd and a bit inappropriate. A long time has passed but this still irks me a little. I grew up with my beloved grandma never living more than a few minutes away from me. Given that I was home schooled for a few […]

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Feel Good Friday – Community Comes Together For Son

February 19, 2016

A community has come together to help a young boy who lost so much, so quickly. Earlier this week, Tamara Hendry, a Zolfo Springs Elementary School teacher, died suddenly of a heart attack. Aside from teaching, Hendry was also a single mother to an 11-year-old boy named Heath. The family is still trying to heal […]

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Flitter Away, Twitter!

February 17, 2016

Actor Stephen Fry deactivated his Twitter account recently after Twitter users criticized him for a joke he told at the British Academy Film Awards. (Read more here.) His rationale was that Twitter had become, “…a stalking ground for the sanctimoniously self-righteous who love to second-guess, to leap to conclusions and be offended — worse, to […]

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Fighting Bad Parenting With Milk

February 16, 2016

This video has been floating around the internet for a year or so, but I recently just saw it for the first time, and wondered what your reaction to it might be. It’s hard to know the exact details of the encounter since there is no audio, but it seems pretty clear that the mother […]

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Feel Good Friday – 360 Degree Flying

February 12, 2016

This is fun. Use your mouse on the video to move 360 degrees to see every angle of vision from the pilot’s seat. Click to share:

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