Antagonizing Engouragement

Posted by Tina Blankenship

Summer is officially here, and with that comes BBQs, beverages, and of course baseball. Todd and I play ball once a week in a fun League as part of a family team. Although I really enjoy the sense of pride and camaraderie I experience during our weekly games, I must admit that the one thing that really irks me is when Todd tries to give me advice on my performance. Continue reading


Women Can’t Dress Themselves

Posted by Todd Blankenship


“Help me!”, she beckons. You’re busy doing something, so you try to ignore it. The siren whines as you struggle to block out its incessant call. You stuff tissue in your ears, but the melody only gets louder and more annoying, almost as if it was coming from inside your own head. Finally, you give in and sluggishly make your way to her. “What can I do for you?”, you inquire reluctantly. She turns her head slightly sideways and says “Can you zip me up?” Continue reading