The REAL Worst Dinner Guest Ever: A True Story

A year ago someone shared with me an amazing quote from Anne Lamott to help encourage me to tell my stories:

“You own everything that happened to you. Tell your stories. If people wanted you to write warmly about them they should have behaved better.”

Here is another one.

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“You own everything that happened to you. Tell your stories. If people wanted you to write warmly about them they should have behaved better.”

– Anne Lamott

Here come some of my stories… Thank you to a Robyn for sharing the quote and encouraging me to to tell my stories.

Public Response: Men are Idiots Series

Men are Idiots Public Response | leave it to Joy

Well – it has been done. People have responded to my Men are Idiots Series. Most of them not agreeing with my complaints, which definitely surprised me. Here are some comments that I received:

  • From a woman: “Joy that is not bad”
  • From a man: “they are just trying to make your day”
  • From a man:they don’t expect sex”
  • From a woman: “shut up and stop complaining that people still tell you you’re pretty”
  • From a woman: “must be nice”

You can find the series here: Part I, Part II, and Part III.

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What is the Desired Outcome?! Men are idiots. Part III

Men are Idiots | leave it to Joy

In case you missed Part I and II: I have most of the features that society typically associates with beauty, and I am aware of it. I’m petite, with long hair, symmetrical facial features, a mostly clear complexion and I’m generally friendly.

Read the full posts here: Part I, Part II

Note: the following is factual and has happened to me exactly as depicted below.

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What is the Desired Outcome?! Men are idiots. Part II

Men are Idiots | leave it to Joy

In case you missed Part I: I have most of the features that society typically associates with beauty, and I am aware of it. I’m petite, with long hair, symmetrical facial features, a mostly clear complexion and I’m generally friendly.  You can read the full post here: Men are Idiots Part I 

Note: the following is factual and has happened to me exactly as depicted below.

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What is the Desired Outcome?! Men are idiots. Part I

Men are Idiots | leave it to Joy

I have most of the features that society typically associates with beauty, and I am aware of it. I’m petite, with long hair, symmetrical facial features, a mostly clear complexion and I’m generally friendly.

BUT let’s consider here HOW STUPID CAN MEN BE?

Note: the following is factual and has happened to me exactly as depicted below.

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