Archive for August, 2013

The Tide Turns on Weed

Lisa
I’m not a pot smoker but I have done it in the distant past and I did inhale and hold it.  It made me paranoid.  I remember sitting in the corner at a Halloween party long, long ago, convinced everyone... Continue reading

Small Spaces

Lisa
I’ve long described myself as claustrophobic but I seem to be getting better at handling it.  Continue reading

Brandt’s Randt – Twerk Off!

Lisa
Even if you don’t care a whit about Miley Cyrus, current music or the MTV Video Music Awards you probably couldn’t escape some sort of commentary about what happened last Sunday night.  Continue reading

This is What Love Looks Like

Lisa
Four years ago, US serviceman Jesse Cottle stepped on an IED in Afghanistan and both of his legs were blown off.  During his recovery, he met a beautiful woman named Kelly and they fell in love.  They’re about to celebrate... Continue reading

Blair Pays Up

Lisa
June was Celibacy Month.  Blair and I made a bet on The Big Show back then to see who could go the longest without, you know. Like Ray Romano on Everybody Loves Raymond, I declaredmyself a “sex camel”. I was... Continue reading

Trolls No Longer Welcome

Lisa
If you’ve ever read the comments after newspaper articles you know that there are too many people who have too much time on their hands.  They’re called trolls and they always hide behind anonymity.  Continue reading

Thelma and Louise or Lorna and Shirley

Lisa
A hundred years ago when I started in radio and snagged my first full-time job in Red Deer, Alberta, a wonderful, quirky, hilarious newscaster took me in as her roommate.  This weekend that woman and I are finishing up her... Continue reading

My Pal Miley

Lisa
Our friend Jennifer Watts has the sweetest little dog named Miley.   Continue reading

In-Store Book Signing Alert!

Lisa
I’m tickled to be a guest on the upcoming season of The Book Nook With Sarah on Rogers TV here in London. Sarah Hilton is a pro from the word go. She is a speaking coach and motivational speaker and... Continue reading

A Million Vacations

Lisa
Boy oh boy, some people have too little to think about.   Continue reading