Category Archives: tales of a single woman

Receiving…

I’m in the middle of this season in my life that makes me more uncomfortable than any other. I’m learning (still) how to receive. I thought I learned this lesson years ago, but apparently I didn’t. God is preparing me, … Continue reading

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St Patty’s Whirlwind

I am amazed at my dedication to celebrating a holiday I’ve never acknowledged before.   I usually live a pretty boring life.  Work.  Consulting.  Gym.  Little leage baseball.  Tanning.  Reading.  Blogging. Occasionally I go out with my friends.  Usually once … Continue reading

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Dichotomy

Last night, on my way into the city, I stopped at Wawa for some money.  As I was walking into the store, I noticed minivans and small SUV’s driven by men and women, tired from a long day of carting … Continue reading

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Ambiguity

I’m in an ambigous place right now.   I love my life.  My job(s) are going really well.  I’ve adjusted to the dental industry–specifically in a dental office–fairly well.  Sometimes it still doesn’t feel like a real job.  I love … Continue reading

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Two pretty guys and a lady walk into a bar

You know what?  I have a pretty good life.  I’m going to be 33 in two weeks, and last night I realized something.  I am set in my ways.  I have a good job.  I don’t really answer to anyone.  I enjoy … Continue reading

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You should really enjoy this time

The range of responses one receives when writing about singleness is astonishing.  My mom really floored me when she commented on the blog about divorce.  We had a talk about how I know that it’s irrational for me to be … Continue reading

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Latest series

It seems that my posts on relationships from my perspective…you know, that of a single gal, seem to be causing a little bit of a stir. I’m NOT anti-marriage.  I can’t just see some reasons why some people wouldn’t want … Continue reading

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Many of the married people I know aren’t all that happy

I know lots of married people that are not happy.  They look at one another with contempt.  They say, verbally or non-verbally, that they wish they had never gotten married.  The mutter the “d” word..divorce, that is.  They fight over … Continue reading

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Love-hate relationship with romantic comedies

This weekend I watched the movie 27 Dresses.  It was a pretty good movie.  I currently have a love-hate relationship with romantic comedies because of an ongoing dialogue that I have had for the past few months. I am a … Continue reading

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Treatise on love

So, this weekend, I heard for the umpteenth time, Deneen, I think that you are in love with the idea of being in love. What does that mean?   And why is it that only people who are married say it? … Continue reading

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