I’m still alive, kind of!

I know I haven’t written in a while. I’ve spent a lot of time consumed with bodily aches and pains and that really took my focus off anything beyond surviving. Thankfully I’ve left the first trimester of this pregnancy behind and I’m feeling 90% human these days. With 166 days to go until my due…

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Sunday Rest

Justin here. This Sunday is a day of rest for us here today. Bit of a lazy day, frustratingly. It’s too cold to be outside, and our budget is too thin to take Lilith out somewhere this month. We don’t go nearly as hard on the holiday shopping anymore, but we do still set ourselves…

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One Down, Five to go: Escaping Debt

Justin here. I’m off today. I’ve got a whole weekend, at last! All two days of it! This week wasn’t quite as bad as last – only a day and a half of total life spent slaving at a mind-numbing, depressing facility, rather than the two full days of life spent last week. I have…

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Thanks-taking and Black Fear-day

Fear. It is both our greatest enemy and our greatest weapon. Fear is all around us. We are conditioned to live fearfully and so we are desensitized to fear in our daily lives, letting it dictate many of our decisions without even consciously realizing it. Fear is exercised on us by media, authority figures, celebrities,…

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Sunday Morning Musings

It’s Sunday morning, and I’m home alone. Well, not totally alone, my two cats are here. I hear them crunching away on their breakfast in the kitchen as I sit here to write. Justin, my husband, is working today so he can have off on thanksgiving… a bullshit trade in my opinion. It makes me…

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