Motherhoot Manifesto 2015

This year’s Manifesto is much less ambitious than last year’s. I pictured myself by this time being a savvy political writer, known far and wide for her wit and snark. Admired by many, hated by many, yet respected for my spot-on observations. What actually happened? I’ve been called a bully, dumb ass, stupid… Bully was the…

The World Is Hard, We Need To Be Nice

For weeks it seems like the news has been bad, bad, bad. War, famine, plagues. The news is filled with death and destruction and the loss of things that we love, care about, or need. Instead of bringing us together and making people nicer, it seems to be making some people meaner than ever. Seriously?! If…

Time To Pick A Theme Song, People!

It’s been  a long long winter. It’s been a long long year focusing on political meanness and spiteful politicians. And it’s only March! When I approached beloved Facebook friends about feeling twitchy and out of sorts, someone suggested I needed a theme song. She was absolutely right! It took me ten seconds to realize I already…