See you at the next funeral


“Ain’t no drama, like family drama, cause family drama, don’t stop!“ Color me hopeful. My father died when I was six years old and my brother is nearly a generation older and didn’t appreciate my existence. There was one man in the family who took me under his wing. My uncle would take me fishingContinue reading “See you at the next funeral”

Turkey on Turkey Day? No Thanks! “Sorry not Sorry”


Tomorrow, there will be complete meltdowns, screaming, shouting and possibly fighting all over America  The Holiday season is perfect, for year long or permanent resentments because you chose to have Thanksgiving with the in laws or another family.   Someone may resent your absence . The fact that you couldn’t afford the flight this year isContinue reading “Turkey on Turkey Day? No Thanks! “Sorry not Sorry””

When your family doesn’t accept you


Volunteers serve a Friends giving meal at the Sacramento LGBT Center, a welcoming place for the holidays.  PHOTO COURTESY OF SACRAMENTO LGBT CENTER For LGBTQ people, the holidays can be very stressful By: Rachel Mayfield/Sacramento News and Review It was a typical L.A. Christmas—quiet, uneventful and a little too warm for sweaters. My extended familyContinue reading “When your family doesn’t accept you”

Rodfather: Our life is hell!!!


Dear Rodfather…… I married my bride 22 years ago. She is 14 years older than me.  She has three grown children from her first marriage.  Only one of her children is worth anything. The other two are drugged up entitled snots . One is in her late forties and the other one is 51.  MyContinue reading “Rodfather: Our life is hell!!!”

Man buys entire family DNA tests for Christmas and there are some shocking results


A man has revealed how he almost ruined his family Christmas (stock image) (Image: Getty Images) By: Courtney Pochin/UK Mirror There’s always one family member who turns up at Christmas with a rather bizarre present.   From homemade items that didn’t quite go to plan, to last minute gifts purchased on the way over, we thought we’d seenContinue reading “Man buys entire family DNA tests for Christmas and there are some shocking results”

When They’re No Longer Funny:The Family Racist


Photo: Google They are often naturally charming. Well liked by nearly everyone in the family. As a child they made you laugh. As you grew older, you laughed however the jokes made you uncomfortable. You weren’t the only one. Family members saying while laughing ” Ohh you shouldn’t say that” or “That’s wrong” in mid laughter.Continue reading “When They’re No Longer Funny:The Family Racist”

Is Punk the New F Word?


  The word has been used to bully gay black boys for decades. By: Charles Stephens/ The Advocate.com I have always associated creativity with a sense of pleasure, and simultaneously, a sense of danger. Self-expression in my mind conjures feelings of the forbidden. Perhaps much of this comes from my Southern black boyhood, as IContinue reading “Is Punk the New F Word?”

Real Women Reveal the WORST Marriage Advice They Were Ever Given


These are bound to make you cringe… By: Jillian Kramer/Brides.com If you’re in a relationship, you’ve received unsolicited advice. Some of it’s been good, and some of it’s been bad. But hands-down, this bad advice given to real brides might just be the worst. We suggest you don’t take it. “Do whatever you need to soContinue reading “Real Women Reveal the WORST Marriage Advice They Were Ever Given”

SUCKING it up for the HOLIDAYS


From the Butterball ads, to the movies and TV specials.  Tis the season to be Jolly, fa,la,la,la,la,la la la.    Where everyone makes it on time to cut the perfect Turkey.   We are sucked in by perfect images of  flawless food and the perfect families. Its all kisses and hugs…Ahhhh, what  a crock! ThanksgivingContinue reading “SUCKING it up for the HOLIDAYS”

UAE:Parents drag kids to court for revenge


By:Ahmed Shaaban/Khaleej Times Dubai A divorced mother who taught her daughter to dance and then posted private pictures of the girl online in order to blackmail the girl’s father is one of the 63 family disputes seen this year by the RAK Courts.   Jassim Al Makki , Head of the Family Counseling Section atContinue reading “UAE:Parents drag kids to court for revenge”