Pissy, Unapologetic and Fed-Up


I cannot deal with your anger.

And, I don’t necessarily disagree with you.

Either you manufactured your outrage, or you have mastered the art of unskilled communication – but the daily outbursts are not convincing me to empathize with you; even though I may agree with you.

The world is noisy enough, people. We have real challenges and conflicts. When did some folks decide the louder they scream the more likely they will be heard? It doesn’t work that way.

Yes, I’m pissed, and I’m exhausted. I’ve been exhausted and in retreat for some time, now. My pleas to put down taking up sides and shine your light seem to have fallen on deaf ears, as we continue to slip deeper into this unholy mess. I haven’t published a post since last April. This is unusual, because this blog was conceived when I realized I wasn’t embracing my calling and I made a leap to create a better, happier, more authentically Well-Lived Life. It was a thrilling time and I wanted to share the formula, spread the word. So, I did, every Friday for over 4 years. But, somewhere around 2016, I found myself repeating the same theme:

Behave – you’re contributing to the problem!

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Sometimes, you know, you just got nothin’.Nothin'

This will be short and sweet because today, I’m writing on an airplane and I’ve slept about 4 hours and …well, really, I got nothin’.

No wit, no puns, no smart-ass comments. No rant, no chirp, no cadence. No crazy diatribe, nothing to carry you through til the end…

I throw myself on the mercy of the court.


I’ve even filed this post under “Lack of Content” and “Drivel.” It’s been a really busy few weeks and I’ve burnt the candle at both ends – I’m waxed.

Hope to catch up with you next week in a more lively state. Until then…

Be Your Best Like Me, 



Michelle Andres is a writer and artist who Writer, Artist, Coachcultivates her own Well Lived Life by drinking in the beauty around her, following her passion, respecting others and doing her best to own her own dookie.

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