Today I am thankful for my own, and for everyone else’s sense of humor. If you can make me laugh, really laugh, I’ll treasure you forever. No better ab workout, I swear. And on some days, that is all that gets me through. So to all of my favorite funny people…including but not limited to Tina Fey, Aimee McKay, Amy Poehler, Kristin Wiig, Robin Williams, Jon Stewart, Eddie Izzard, Louis C. K., Eddie Murphy, George Carlin and Richard Pryor, Sam Kinison, Chris Rock, Larry David, Richard Jeni, Bill Cosby, Adam Sandler, Dom Irerra, Jerry Seinfeld, Ricky Gervais, Lewis Black, my daughter, my friends, my family… not necessarily in that order…for you, I am grateful.
I'm 42, a remarried mom of an 8 year old girl and a toddler son, a teacher, and a writer. People tell me I tend to be brutally honest and ...tell it like it is, so I had hoped to use this outlet to keep me sane while I got used to my new life as a stay-at-home Mom back when I was home with my daughter....it worked. And it's been therapeutic through the end of a marriage and the emergence of me...View all of Joy's posts.