Life and Lyme

Muddling through life after Lyme

Month: March 2017

  • ogled

    I went to Victoria’s Secret with my daughter Katie last week. She just turned thirty. I am fifty-eight. ┬áIf you are the mother of a daughter, there comes a day of reckoning, a watershed moment that is not always welcomed. The day men’s eyes slide right past you and land squarely on your daughter. I…

  • mess

    I was once a hot mess. I know this because I’ve asked old friends what they thought of me back then. There was no rhyme or reason for my behavior in my teens and early twenties. I was completely unaware that I was, in my own way, desperately trying to work through my damage. Sometimes…