What’s Up With That? ~ Katy Byrne

Katy Byrne


Weathering the storm

Posted on March 23, 2017

A lot of us are on edge, crabby and discombobulated. These are unsettling times. It rained all winter and (whether you’re right... Continue

Love in an angry age

Posted on February 23, 2017

Relationships and love seem more difficult in this age of divorce, divisive politics, computer reliance and isolation. At the same... Continue

Loss and gain – again

Posted on December 15, 2016

It’s been a helluva’ year. Both my darling dogs passed away, over the Rainbow Bridge, as they say, and now my brother is gone.... Continue

Too much baggage!

Posted on November 3, 2016

I walk into the store looking for a purse, determined to find just the right one — the one that holds everything, yet reflects... Continue

Atop the talking heads

Posted on October 27, 2016

Can we get insight about people by noticing their hair? Maybe I’m having a wild hair day here, but you can’t help wondering: why... Continue

The gardener

Posted on September 30, 2016

Could acts of kindness really change the world? It sounds corny, but, Marianne Williamson says, “The me-first attitude that pervades... Continue

People are animals

Posted on August 23, 2016

While the world spins around on its axis, there’s good news and bad news. Humans are shooting bison while they’re also naming them... Continue

Facing a violent world

Posted on July 21, 2016

The world is coming undone right in front of our eyes? Why so much anger everywhere? Is it the fight or flight impulse? Poverty? Is... Continue

The missing father

Posted on June 19, 2016
The missing father

Fathers are important. Without a Dad to provide support and validation, a kid is handicapped. Fathers have been indoctrinated to be... Continue

Small town Sonoma

Posted on May 26, 2016

A lot of us moved to Sonoma to find peace and a place for reflection. It’s so soothing to live here with nature and town all around,... Continue