Author Archives: Jamie

Tonight I Wallow

Last night it was confirmed for me that my boyfriend is basically in the same emotional place regarding me as he was 10 months ago. Hint: Its not a place any woman wants her man to be. He’s not in … Continue reading

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We accept the love we think we deserve

I just watched the movie Perks of Being a Wallflower. The main character a troubled, sensitive teenage boy asks his English teacher why people stay in relationships with people that treat them badly. The teacher replies “People accept the love … Continue reading

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Soulmates

I quite like parts of this post. I’m not religious so I skipped the references to God and I found some things to think about. ‘We love to hear of people who “just can’t help who they love,” or people … Continue reading

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Having ‘that talk’ with someone always sucks

Being a manager is not something that I have any natural ability for. I’m more of the doer, follower type. And I became a manger probably the only way I possibly could. I started in my current position as the … Continue reading

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Phishing for phones

I’ve been trying to sell my Samsung S3 on eBay since I now have a company phone (an S4 Yay!). The first time I listed it the high bidder said that they ‘bid on accident’. So I re-listed it. Nobody … Continue reading

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Why domestic violence victims don’t leave

Of any book or video I’ve seen this video does the best of explaining why women stay in an abusive relationship and why they are scared to leave.   I identify when Leslie says ‘I never once thought of myself … Continue reading

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Man of Steel

I find the newest Man of Steel an over-exaggerated version of what a man should look like. Nothing against Henry Cavill.  At 6′ 1″ with chiseled muscles, strong jaw, broad shoulders his angular face has perfect, even features. He’s a … Continue reading

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Sadness

I think we all suffer from that little voice in our heads that says we aren’t enough at times. I know it creeps into my subconscious sometimes when I’m preoccupied with other things. I’m feeling good and then suddenly I’m … Continue reading

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Really guys? We still have to explain this one?

Here let me take a stab at it: Let’s say American’s as a group start ostracizing and limiting the resources of people that like to eat mangoes.  Maybe they can’t have a job because they eat mangoes, they have a … Continue reading

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Addiction

There’s all kinds of addictions in this world.  You can be addicted to cigarettes, candy, heroin, sex, video games, the Internet, pornography, television, caffeine, painkillers, exercise, gambling, food, tanning, cosmetic surgery, the chase.  You can be a hoarder, shopaholic, workaholic, … Continue reading

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