Selling Snake Oil? No Thanks.

{Find a typo and I’ll gift you a snake charmer.} I "auditioned" a cognitive behavioral psychologist last week and finished my appointment feeling hopeful and happy. I so wanted to believe in him, and in the thing he said that I knew deep down couldn't be true: That he once helped a patient "cure fibro.” This week I … Continue reading Selling Snake Oil? No Thanks.

Yes, Mom, They Do Hang Low

"Do your ears hang low? Do they wobble to and fro? Can you tie 'em in a knot? Can you tie 'em in a bow? Can you throw 'em o'er your shoulder Like a continental soldier? Do your ears hang low?" My Mom frequently sang this silly old song, often substituting "boobs" for ears. It's … Continue reading Yes, Mom, They Do Hang Low