Category Archives: Sibling Rivalry

Brittani’s Breaking Point

Brittani could deal with a lot of things, but watching everyone fawn over her sister Tanya was not one of them.  Never mind that Tanya had eloped with a thrice-divorced man she’d only known 23 days and gotten married by … Continue reading

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Jim’s Problem With His Sister

I’m told this is a big thing, now.  Waking up early.  I think it’s to smell the sun coming out or something?  Which, by the way, replace the word “sun” with “child” and you have a jail sentence on your … Continue reading

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Indira’s Sunday Night Musings

I suspect that the tiny bubble under my left ring finger is the first sign of flesh eating bacteria, but I’m not going to say anything.  If I so much as raise a concern, a concern for my health, the … Continue reading

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Viola the Worrywart

Viola had always been a worrywart.  That was the word her mother’s friends reserved for her growing up.  “She’s just a worrywart, she’ll come out of it as she gets older.”  “Oh, my Jessica is always asking me questions about … Continue reading

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Fran’s Rite of Passage

There are 40 names on my list now.  40 people who should play an instrumental role in my funeral.  Most I’ve assigned parts to – Janice, obviously, will sing during the opening, while I want little Ray Ray to do … Continue reading

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Boniface the Twin Brother

Xavier’s hamster is better than mine.  He’s a little longer and a little thicker.  I love Peanut, but maybe I would love him even more if he was as shiny and big as Toto.  Just cause Xavier is a little … Continue reading

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Goldie the Older Sister

That’s the best she can come up with?  Calling Mom an asshole?  If I did that Dad wouldn’t get a call at the office – he wouldn’t know anything about it until the next time we went to family therapy.  … Continue reading

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