43. live in South Jersey, near Philadelphia. former English teacher, web developer, and communications assistant. current stay-at-home pet mama who pops lots of pain meds. married to Mark for 17 years. proud mama of four kitties. dealing with chronic pain (severe degenerative disc disease) which has turned my life upside down in a majorly negative way. love tv, my iPhone, and my iPad. been journalling off and on for about 18 years.