I’m having a relationship with Chanel.

Isn’t she lovely?  Isn’t she wonderful?  OK, I know I’m channeling Stevie Wonder, but follow me here.  Yes, ‘it’ is actually a ‘she’ and yes, I’ve named this bag.  In fact, I’ve dreamed, obsessed and drooled over this perfectly pink, classic Chanel flap bag.  Those two shiny, interlocking Cs tease me in my dreams.  The … Continue reading

Playlist Files: My Top 25 Break-up Songs

As a writer, words, especially lyrics, resonate with me and feed my soul.  The power of words never ceases to amaze me—they can pump you up, tear you apart, leave you breathless or empathize with you when you need it the most.  I was 18 when I bought my first I-Pod.  I uploaded so many … Continue reading

What colors will you paint the world?

“Most of us, no matter what we say, are walking in the dark, whistling in the dark. Nobody knows what is going to happen to him from one moment to the next, or how one will bear it. This is irreducible. And it’s true of everybody. Now, it is true that the nature of society … Continue reading

“Coulda wrote you a line or two…”

“If you’ll be my soft and sweet I’ll be your strong and steady You’ll be my glass of wine I’ll be your shot of whiskey You’ll be my sunny day I’ll be your shade tree You’ll be my honeysuckle I’ll be your honey bee”

“Something about this place…”

“It’s been a long time since I came around It’s been a long time but I’m back in town And this time I’m not leaving without you You taste like whiskey when you kiss me all I’d give anything again to be your baby doll And this time I’m not leaving without you.”     

Inspire your soul

“You were given life; it is your duty (and also your entitlement as a human being) to find something beautiful within life, no matter how slight.” —Elizabeth Gilbert     “The real lover is the man who can thrill you by kissing your forehead or smiling into your eyes or just staring into space.” —Marilyn … Continue reading

Sometimes it lasts in love…

You know how the time flies Only yesterday It was the time of our lives We were born and raised In a summer haze Bound by the surprise Of our glory days  

“Ever thine, ever mine, ever ours”

“After a while, you just want to be with the one that makes you laugh.” —SATC        

Lessons from a Legend

“When people say, ‘She’s got everything,’ I’ve got one answer–I haven’t had tomorrow.” —Elizabeth Taylor “Success is a great deodorant.  It takes away all your past smells.”  “I’ve been through it all, baby, I’m Mother Courage.” “I feel very adventurous.  There are so many doors to be opened, and I’m not afraid to look behind … Continue reading

You Couldn’t Walk a Mile in These Shoes…

“It’s really hard to walk in a single woman’s shoes — that’s why you sometimes need really special shoes!” –Carrie Bradshaw                              (All Images Reblogged from VisualizeUs)