Confessions of an Imaginary Friend -Part Five

To catch up, you can read past parts of this story here My friend woke up one morning with a sore throat and a fever. So, she lay powerless in bed, as her mom spread a damp towel across her forehead . We all waited patiently for the doctor to arrive, and finally when  did,…

Modesty, Friend or Foe?

The other day I was in a Toastmaster’s meeting where I saw one of my colleagues and friends , who is an author. During the break I walked up to him and asked him how his book was coming along. Just as we were talking his wife, who is also a very good friend of…

Confessions of an Imaginary Friend -Part Four

It Doesn’t Exist Finally, school is out. The first semester is over and we have three weeks of fun ahead of us. We will play, we will laugh, and we will go to our special places. At least, that was what I thought when I saw my friend throw her school bag on her bedroom…

The Good Woman.

We often hear the phrase “She is a good woman.” and I can’t help but wonder what that really means? In or society for example the “Good Woman” is one who doesn’t answer back when someone is shouting at her. To those people making such a generalization, I would say she is a polite woman….

Confessions of an Imaginary Friend -Part Three

I can’t wait for the winter break. Three months into the school year and I have already changed my appearance three times. My friend cut my golden braids so that my hair looks more like her classmate’s. She even made me change out of my purple dress and into a red one, because she likes…

The Best at Everything

Because my niece lives with us , I feel I am one of the luckiest people on this planet. For those of you who don’t know me personally, my niece lives with us full time. So,  I get the best of both worlds . I can be the free single soul or the designated playmate…

Confessions of an Imaginary Friend – Part Two

Our First Day at School Our First Day at School Read part one first here It was six am when my best friend’s mother came into the room. She opened the curtains  allowing a gold ray of sunlight to shine on our faces. She was so excited about this day, in fact she was even…

Our Thoughts in Pictures

I have been attending art therapy classes for two weeks now, and I can safely say that the experience is far from boring. Why did I attend these classes? Well, to be honest, I am at a point in my life where I am faced with some hurdles to overcome. However, I am not one to…