I've gotten behind on blog reading again, and as I'm catching up, I am stunned and amazed and shamed and inspired by the posts other people make. Here are a couple you should read:
This post, about depression, at Breed 'Em and Weep, resonates with me in its every word.
Take a minute to think about someone confounding in your life, a friend who does not answer the phone when you call, a friend who does not respond. Chances are good it's nothing about you--it's simply about physics. There is a finite amount of energy, and your friend may be hoarding it, so she can offer what she can to the people who need her the most: her children.
Tanis at Attack of the Redneck Mommy writes about her encounter with a truly horrible woman at a store, and by the end I am audibly cheering for her.