Ever feel like packing your bags and driving to a secluded area, perhaps the mountains, an Island or maybe a quite village on a coastline somewhere.  I wish Scandinavia was near Underberg or Bali was a train ride away. Unlike my fantasies, illusions are so...

When I was little, like most young girls one of the things we most desired was to wear makeup.  We wanted to have the darkest red or pink lips, painted nails and adorn the highest heels.  This was a combo ready to make us feel...

When I occasionally re-think life’s choices, I am often led to a place of frenzy then followed by a trio of sarcasm, irony, and some doses of melancholy. It usually concludes mentally in a series of unfortunate events. I must concede, the latter baffles me,...