The BetsyG-Spot

Love, life, and sex in the suburbs

Archive for July 2008

Grouse, Grouse, Grouse

July 31, 2008 Category: Random

BetsyG jaws aimlessly about her vacation plans in this less-than-thrilling post that reveals all the misery that is her life.

Goodbye to…

July 29, 2008 Category: Getting on, Wheel of Fortune

Folding laundry had an odd effect on me when I realized how little was left in the way of little-boy clothes. It was a marker of a life passage that I just hadn’t expected.

The Death of Scheherazade

July 27, 2008 Category: Sex in the Suburbs

Can the right words to win back a lover? Probably not, but BetsyG has a hard time realizing this.

Creepy Stalker Guy

July 24, 2008 Category: Random

Mr. Stalker Creepy Guy has been bothering me for 30 years. Wow. BetsyG chronicles the enduring saga. (And, no, she doesn’t like talking about herself in third person.)

Why I Hate Oldies

July 22, 2008 Category: Getting on, Media, Wheel of Fortune

Ron doesn’t just hate the sound of oldies music; oldies affect him profoundly…and negatively. This beautifully written essay looks at nostalgia, and offers a philosophical view on what oldies might say about your life.

Breaking Up 101

July 20, 2008 Category: Sex in the Suburbs

How do you break up with someone? While there is no one right way, there sure are some wrong ways. BetsyG provides an education on the subject.

A Reader’s Weird Thing

July 17, 2008 Category: Reader Response, Weird things that happen

Lawrence sent me a pretty weird story in response to my story, Unbelievable. Weird things happen, indeed. I add another one to the pot in this post.

Paint by Numbers

July 15, 2008 Category: Weird things that happen

Dale’s friend had painted him a paint-by-numbers eagle and was mad when he didn’t collect it. What ultimately happened was surprising, to say the least.

Better To Have Loved and Lost…?

July 13, 2008 Category: Sex in the Suburbs

BetsyG had her heart broken–badly–and avoided love for years. She finally fell for someone, only to have him break up with her too. In this essay she ponders the question of whether she’ll go for it again, or if maybe loving and losing isn’t worth it.

Searching for The G-Spot

July 10, 2008 Category: Random

I love that my WordPress stats show the search strings people use to find my site. Some of the strings are quite amusing, and I share them here.




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