Archives for Anger Issues

When the bow breaks…

A couple of close friends of mine have recently had a baby. I’ve mentioned April repeatedly in this blog and she and her husband Chris have a new baby girl who is just the most beautiful and cool little girl out there! It was a pure joy for their friends and family to watch April ...
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10-year old Ashlynn Conner commits suicide

This is my kneejerk reaction, so I don’t know if this will be a well-thought out post that elicits the response of “thank you and I appreciate what you wrote.” I am ok with this. Right now, I keep repeating to myself, and over and over, “This is not ok. This is not ok. This ...
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Dear Walmart

Dear Walmart, Honestly, I rarely go to your store for a cornucopia of delightful reasons. The main reason being that when I go into the store I come out feeling musty and dusty and like I need to take a shower. While you may have a more varied selection than my preferred store, Target, I’ve noticed ...
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Letter to the opposing coach

Dear opposing team VOLUNTEER DAD coach, Last night, as I sat in the rain to watch my 9-year-old play, after my full day of practicum and class, I watched you make a donkey of yourself. You made me really angry, so what I am about to say is probably going to shock you and several other ...
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You think you had a bad day?

Some days, you have those days where you feel like you didn’t realize you were ever in the lead, but everyone you know or don’t know is throwing blue shells at you like a massive dodge ball session. I recently had one such day. After a fitful night of sleep, I woke up and got dressed ...
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I get no respect!

I’m pretty wound up tonight so I’m going to post this here, get it out and move on with my evening. Edumacation Stats for one blueshelled GQ Southern mom blogger 4 years for a B.S +1 year I lost in credits switching schools +2 years for M.S. + 4 years for Ph.D +1 year M.S. practicum +2 years apprenticeship for M.S. licensure ...
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Baby on Board: Or how car accidents are caused by outdated trends

The other day, I happened to be driving to work and was enjoying the morning. The rain that had been greeting us every day for the last several weeks had cleared, the sun was shining brightly, the clouds looked like the ones you see in children’s books (fluffy and round) and the weather was a ...
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Man who attempts to kill children gets 100 years in prison

Rarely do I take my blog in a serious direction, but after reading this story, my blood is throbbing. William Cunningham is a man who, in a disgusting attempt to gain funds from Campbell’s soup, put lighter fluid in his children’s soup and almost killed them. It is difficult to work in any kind of helping profession ...
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