Selina

Author's details

Name: Selina Scott
Date registered: November 17, 2010
URL: http://templeofthegeekgoddess.com

Biography

I am a self-proclaimed geek that loves BOTH Star Wars and Star Trek. I read fantasy in any form. Celebrate the beauty of the geek with me!

Latest posts

  1. She will Live with Me — October 28, 2016
  2. I Might be on to Something — October 27, 2016
  3. Pecan Pie — May 3, 2016
  4. Just When I Thought I Couldn’t Be More White Trash — December 20, 2015
  5. Small Things — December 3, 2015

Most commented posts

  1. In Times Like These — 11 comments
  2. A Peek into My Mind — 8 comments
  3. Long, Strange Journey — 7 comments
  4. I Live! — 7 comments
  5. A Jumble of Thoughts — 7 comments

Author's posts listings

Jun 13

I Miss My Dad

Normally, I try to come up with a little more creative title than today’s, but it’s the truth. I miss him. I will never smooth back the four hairs on his bald spot, kiss his forehead, and tell him ‘I love you, Old Man.’ You bet your ass I was the only one who got …

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Jun 12

Foot Baths and Saber Tooth Tigers

I fell asleep during therapy today. My therapist went to the restroom, and in the two minutes she was gone, I fell flat out asleep. I got back to my mom’s house and tried to use her foot bath (you know the awesome jiggly massage tubs of warm heaven)  from like 1987, and the fucker …

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Jun 11

Crying to Eatsy because She Gets Me

My father died Sunday, June 7th. He was in a hospice care center, and for the rest of my life I will be a big advocate of hospice. I will also fight to make the topic of death no longer taboo. My family has always very openly talked about death, and it really helped when …

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Jun 02

A Day in which I Woke Up to My Hallway Pretending to be a Bog

It’s so fucking ridiculous, it’s definitely my life.  The day after we put my dad into hospice, I wake up, step out into my hallway and my foot squishes into our glorious, soggy carpet. My first thought was ‘did the Viking or I pee on the floor here in our sleep?’ until I took another …

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Jun 01

No, It’s Totally Normal for Me to Start Crying in the McDonald’s Drive Through

The first person who says something about me eating at McDonald’s gets punched in the throat by my bunny. Yes, It has been that sort of day. Yes, I know it is “drive thru” not “drive through,” but fuck you that’s why. I’m sorry. We put Dad into hospice today. My heart hurts. I know …

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May 04

Love Lesson (What is Actually Important)

I read this article Saturday in which the writer describes the reasons she broke up with “perfect” guys like he didn’t like books or movies. I don’t judge her for it. I don’t believe in staying with anyone. If they aren’t your big love, and you are done for whatever reason, then by all means, …

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Apr 22

The Universe Makes Me a Liar

Friday night, I went up to the hospital to sit with Dad and give Mom a break. I brought up the Viking’s voice recorder.  Before I could make it up to the hospital room, I ended up in a bathroom stall taking deep breaths and texting the Viking for encouragement. I know it sounds pathetic, …

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Apr 16

Sometimes the Shit Hits the Fan

So, the shit is hitting the fan in my life, again. I wasn’t going to write about it, but like all of my best ideas, I told Tina and she pointed out to me that I was right and stupid for not doing it before. I hate that it feels like I only blog when …

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Apr 14

A Different Definition of Good

Sunday, I realized there are many definitions of good. Understand as I write this, my sense of days and time have become exceedingly skewed. The point of the story isn’t strictly the details or even the chain of events. The point of the story is the people. The point of the story is love. This …

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Jan 06

This Whole Life Thing with All Its Crazy Bits.

Life is a strange thing. Directly after my birthday I got involved with a group doing something I believed in with my whole heart. I would like to write about it, but I’m not sure if that would be a good thing for the group or not. I suspect I will be writing a blog …

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