Please let me offer a profuse apology on behalf of all of us righties. We have erred, and erred badly. I will attempt to speak for the group (something we previously would have found inappropriate and presumptuous but have since learned from your example should be common practice). We have much to make right with […]
About Belle Kendle
Belle Kendle is the pen name of a writer and small business owner living somewhere in the American South.
Articles by Belle Kendle
Imagine my surprise when I showed up to participate in my local Women’s March, only to find the streets empty and a lone dog sniffing a trash canister. I expected hordes of women (and the men who stand behind them!), eager to make their opinions known to the world about how downtrodden we are today […]
Oh, dear girl, you do not need to do this thing. This act you’re contemplating? Please, I’m begging you—reconsider. You think you need to do it, that you have no other option, that to think of anything else would be life-altering and damaging in unfixable ways. I understand, truly I do. I have been where […]
It’s that time of year again! We groan with the weight of guilt for things about ourselves that we want to change as we take stock of the past year. That extra poundage? This is the year! We’re gonna lose it. That annoying habit of saying “yes” when we really ought to say “no?” Done […]
The world is quiet here. For the last four of five months, I’ve taken a break from Facebook. It was a self-imposed hiatus, and I returned at intervals to commemorate special occasions and to laugh a little before deactivating again. It has been four months without some of the smartest, wittiest people I know capturing […]