The Honking Goose

something to honk about

the problem with feminism

The problem with feminism is that it has accomplished very little in the way of #realfeminism. Primarily, what feminism has accomplished, is allowing women to succeed when they act like … Continue reading

July 25, 2017 · 29 Comments

favorite holiday memory

This was a long and arduous holiday season for me. I always start enjoying the season as soon as Christmas is over, because that is when I finally relax. I’m … Continue reading

January 4, 2017 · 2 Comments

the ultimate love story, Romeo and Juliet

We watched this movie tonight. This is the 1996 Baz Luhrmann directed Romeo and Juliet with Leonardo diCaprio and Claire Danes. The script is the Shakespearean prose – the modern … Continue reading

December 16, 2016 · 4 Comments

I don’t love Christmas

Is that a better title than “I hate Christmas”? – because that is what I really wanted to write. As a child, I loved Christmas. We didn’t have any extended … Continue reading

December 6, 2016 · 40 Comments

the best part about marriage is the sex, for 18+, NSFW

Yes, you read that correctly. You heard it here first, folks. That’s my story and I’m sticking to it. Here’s the thing, sex with the partner you are married to … Continue reading

November 28, 2016 · 15 Comments

oh for FOX sake

Too good not to share – how great is this hand painted sign?

November 19, 2016 · 6 Comments

my kid said that 3

Overhead my 10yo say, “I like bananas. Bananas are great. You can use them as a sword. You can use them as a gun. You can use them as other … Continue reading

November 16, 2016 · 2 Comments

a message from my 8 year old son

My 8yo son gave me this note. I am passing it along to all of you. The owl is wise. More advice from an OWL: Stay focused Be ‘hoo’ you … Continue reading

November 17, 2014 · 37 Comments

missed connection on a train in Europe

Yesterday I shared with you a story of a stranger’s missed connection. Today I will tell you about my own. First the back story: Sadly, my mother died of cancer … Continue reading

November 3, 2014 · 36 Comments

message in a bottle, missed connections

The missed connections classified ad/craigslist posting is a modern day version of a message in a bottle. It says I want to reach someone, but I don’t know how, so … Continue reading

November 2, 2014 · 19 Comments