Disease: a four letter word?

I know what you’re thinking. No Micki, ‘disease’ is not a four letter word (in fact, it’s a seven letter word!) But sometimes it feels like ‘disease’ should be a four letter word. Its presence can feel like an outright curse, and...

Is that a trick question?

A new friend asked me the other day, if I could change one thing about myself, what would it be? In pondering the question to give a sincere response, I realized two things. The first is, I’m a bit leery of this type of question as I feel it can provoke...

My top picks for pick-me-ups!

To be honest, I had a completely different topic picked out for this week. I started writing it and everything! But, as happens in life sometimes, I got a bit preoccupied and didn’t finish it quite when I should have, and now I’ve come uncomfortably close...