March 2015 into save- just keeping the old
Wednesday, March 22, 2017      5 comments

March 2015- here since 2007 Dang- so I'm on again, off again in Sparks. Let's see- injuries, injuries, health, then injuries. Wow, so boring. I love life. Love being here, and want to be healthier in my last years of life. I'... Read more
Old header from February 2010
Friday, March 13, 2015      1 comments

Just cause I like to save these---- I need a new header! sailing to a more flexible/lighter future Revision/edited again- 2/4/10 Sparkified since 5/07. Down over 75 pounds on Spark, over 140 from my high weight. I'm finally willing to ... Read more
Still working it... rollercoaster.
Tuesday, March 22, 2011      5 comments

So, I injured my foot, injured my hip, got slowed down, slowed down, got poopy yucky... and I'm still owning this body, what is going on, what I eat, etc. Just an FYI. Yup, I hurt my foot and couldn't walk, hurt my shoulder and could hardly mo... Read more
New house
Wednesday, January 05, 2011      3 comments

It's a 1904, with a ton of molding, and ornate stuff everywhere. It has taken over 30 hours to paint ONE room- with some touch ups still needed. It's.... going to be beautiful. All the nails pulled, all the patching done, all the ceilings pai... Read more
Creeping weight issues...
Wednesday, December 22, 2010      4 comments

Ok, so driving 5200 miles and going to say goodbye to my ex that is dying, and being in limbo for 2 months added up to a few pounds. Sigh. That's life. My BFF bought a house, and I am her 'work it up to an absolute jewel of a house' tenant.... Read more
Wednesday, October 20, 2010      6 comments

Way back in 2007, I borrowed some words from CAROL_HOORAH's Spark Page... Today, I went and peeked at her page again. And, way, way, way down on the first page is this... "I am addicted. I've collected footsteps before dawn, seen places I ne... Read more
Hello, my friends.
Thursday, September 16, 2010      4 comments

My keyboard is currently a hassle to type on. I have responsibilities & joys in my life so far beyond what I used to have that I keep sliding off the Spark world. I'll be back in more quiet times... I'm holding steady, with love, with love... Read more
Tuesday, August 10, 2010      10 comments

Ok, campers. Those of you who follow my intrepid journey may or may not remember that in Nov '07, I broke up with my husband of 10 years, as he was not taking care of himself, and he was drinking himself to death. (He was a non active alcoho... Read more
Next weeks goals...
Friday, July 09, 2010      4 comments

1 More hugs .... at least 10 a day X 5 days 2 more back rubs..... give one, get 1 4 X's next week 3 be sure to get alone time- at least 60 mins a day 4 focus on my core, strengthen, awareness- breathe into my belly and focus on it. Hmm- 3... Read more
Black hole....
Friday, June 25, 2010      5 comments

In my on going sessions with the amazing body worker Eli... this week he was working on my rib cage a great deal, and working on my stomach/intestines/belly. He kept asking me what I feel there. Huh. Weird. Not much. Not much at all. So... Read more
Confessing to stressing.
Sunday, June 20, 2010      10 comments

Confessing to stressing, and having a hard time with juggling all the balls in the air right now. Still trying to be keeping on, but the ... Read more
Bodies & awareness and such.
Wednesday, June 16, 2010      8 comments

I've been getting weekly body work from a student of the Grinberg Method. (It's called somantic... ok, whatever! here's the link.) Wow. He is shaking, stirring, and moving me in new directions. I'... Read more
Census Lady- Any body home?
Tuesday, May 25, 2010      13 comments

I'm doing the Enumerator position with the US Census here in West Oakland. Of course, I am NOT going to talk about any particular street, or place, or people. I will be careful to honor my oath. West Oakland has been one of the most under-re... Read more
Open mic April 9th- adults only please-
Tuesday, April 13, 2010      14 comments

***** I do open mic's now and then... I call it poetry or rants or whatever.... they often include singing. I really liked this one, it felt right to share it with you guys!*************** Do you see me? Standing here before you Strutt... Read more
9 inches to go
Sunday, April 11, 2010      15 comments

So many measurements. So little time! Tee hee. I've been working toward touching my toes for the last three years. New hip, I could just about touch below my knee caps. It was so depressing and frustrating. Today, I actually measure... Read more

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