Prayers from an Agnostic

Dear God, Goddess, Heavenly Father, All-Knowing Being, Creator of the Universes, Connector of All Things, Hi. Hey There. Hello. – It’s me, Mary Phelan McChesney Toohey. Maybe you already know that. I’m not really sure how to greet you – or what to say at all actually. I just have a lot on my mind […]

MoMo, Monkey and Mouse: An Anthology by Day

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Friday: OMG OMG OMG OMG a Mouse. In the House. Quick – get the broom and the bucket We will dispense of this little creature without haste.   Saturday: Well. This is unpleasant. So unpleasantness is what we will rain down on this world. All forms a warfare will be enlisted. It will be a […]

Off-Line Writing in 2019

Greetings Friends and Family! As 2019 Winds to a close (I cannot believe this) I have realized that my writing has taken place mainly off-line this year. I found myself more often than not scribbling away in a random notebook or voice texting notes to myself to write up later – again – with paper […]

The 40 days of Giving Campaign for Erich McChesney was a success!

Hi All, so it’s been awhile since I have posted on here, but I thought this might be a great place to keep track of our fundraiser that we held for the first time this year in honor of Erich. We wanted to raise $10 a day for 40 days and we did that plus […]

Try to Stay “Up” When you Really Feel Down

In light of so many things swirling around the universe right now pertaining to depression I thought I might take a moment to share some things I do to help me when I am having a hard time getting through (or starting) my day. Mornings can be the hardest. Getting started with your day is […]

Daily Affirmations

I know there are a lot of cliches out there – jokes even, regarding people who use daily affirmations. I find them to be fun, heart-warming, encouraging and sometimes reverent. It does not mean I change my life or plans based on one affirmation I read… but I do keep it top of mind for […]