Author Archives: Marylef's Meanderings

Me too…


Yesterday someone I know, not a friend, maybe an acquaintance, brought up the “me too” campaign. Her take on it was that if these women had really been injured or physically assaulted then they would’ve come forward at the time … Continue reading

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I am strong


I am good. I am happy. I am positive. I am worthy.  I am strong.  I have been feeling this cloud of negativity beginning to descend upon me the last few weeks and today, quite by accident I discovered why. … Continue reading

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Cancer sucks


So I have cancer. It’s so weird to actually type that. I’ve known for a while and I’ve shared with my loved ones etc. I always start out telling people the same way. “I am okay now and I am … Continue reading

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What has happened to me?


When did I stop fighting back? When did I give up on standing up for my rights or others? When did I become afraid? Is it age? Am I getting soft? Am I more fearful? Is it the times we … Continue reading

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Today


Today it has been four years since we lost Dad. I don’t really have a lot to say about it. I have a lot of stuff going around in my head. Some good memories and some bad. I hope he … Continue reading

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Get over it!


Why is it that in this day and age we can’t allow ourselves even a moment of self pity without someone jumping in to tell us to stop whining or worse, telling us what we should do about it? Why … Continue reading

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THINK


Do you know THINK? Is it True? Is it Helpful? Is it Inspiring? Is it Necessary? Is it Kind? I was just talking with someone tonight about this. I try to use this when I speak because I think it’s … Continue reading

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