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Interview with a pig

Dear Readers,

In our efforts to bring you only the finest news, views, and entertainment, today we decided to give you a sneak peek into an Actual Conversation between Karen and Wendy. Oh, don’t thank us now.

It all started when, in the course of their daily Facebook Messenger chat, Wendy announced that she had had a longish heart-to-heart chat with a pig recently.

Yes, that’s exactly what Karen thought.

Here’s what ensued: Continue reading

The upside of downsizing your home

Dear Wendy,

I have a question for you: is there actually an upside to this whole “downsizing your home” thing? You’ve done it already, and right now, I really need a bit of reassurance.

Because despite all my optimism earlier this fall—hell, even a couple of weeks ago!—I’m kinda feeling the downside at the moment. Continue reading

Awesome Advice Central and the Mile High Club

Dear Awesome Advice Central,

I have a terribly embarrassing problem to reveal to you today. However, I would like to let your readers know that I was flying from Barnaby Basin to Totem Frog Inlet this past Saturday, on the 4.25 plane. Okay? Continue reading

Swingin’ on the Eurostar: To Paris and…back?

Dear Karen,

On Saturday, we boarded the 06.18 Eurostar, bound for Paris.  We were sleepy, having been up since 4, but happy to embark on a day trip to the City of Lights. Continue reading

Finding my bully: What happened next

Dear Wendy,

Last week I told you about finding the woman who’d led a group that bullied me when we were both in junior high school.

Finding Helen really brought me up short. It was strange and unsettling to see my bully, aged but unmistakable, in my LinkedIn “people you might like to contact” box. Continue reading

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