BETTER THAN PRIME TIME TV

As a kid I loved watching the Cosby show. It was once a week in the evening, after school and homework, that I could sink into the life of a family …

Purple Chrysanthemums

I planted purple chrysanthemums in my yard this fall. It was an act of defiance. Because ever since I was 15, just the sight of them made me bristle with …

Getting Help for Anxiety

Originally published in November, 2017 on Lindsey Gendke’s blog, Writing to My Roots. Life held no joy. I dreaded every day. I didn’t understand my behavior, so I couldn’t help myself. …