Monthly Archives: January 2011

The Other Woman

It’s been said that the truly good relationships are not difficult. And if a relationship is difficult, particularly early on, it’s not meant to be. My relationship with Mack has been fraught with complications since the first night I met … Continue reading

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Sexual Healing

Have you ever asked  yourself if a relationship is all about sex? If not for the sex, would there be anything left? If there is no sex, can there be a relationship? Mack and I got together today at my … Continue reading

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Sideways

No, this post is not about drinking wine out of a spittoon. But I bet I could better cope with the fact that my relationship with Mack is hanging by a thread by drinking lots of wine and acting irresponsibly. Mack … Continue reading

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Penis Envy

When I was in undergraduate school, my chosen major was journalism. The only thing I knew for certain I loved to do was write. The only way I knew to  make a living writing was to be a journalist. So I … Continue reading

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Backing Up

Is it possible, in a relationship, to back up? If you’ve made some missteps, can you retrace those steps, and try again? Mack and I met six months ago on a website. No, not a dating website; a website on a … Continue reading

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