Leaving You: I finally came to my senses. This seemed to have come as a surprise, although I have no idea why. After eleven years of dealing with you even Mother Theresa would have been at the end of her rope. Lunch Money: After we split up you thought it was my responsibility to … More Dear Ex-Husband: 10 Reasons Why You Think I Am a Bitch (But, I’m Really Not)
Tomorrow is Mother’s Day, 2017. The last Mother’s Day I spent with my mother was May 8, 2011. We spent it being irritated with each other. She was planning a big Memorial Day picnic and she wanted me to invite the guy I’d been seeing for over a year to meet the rest of … More For Mother’s Day: Six Years Later. (Because You Never Know That the Last Time Is the Last Time)
I cannot tell you how many conversations I’ve had with friends about how “lucky” I am to be able to do anything I want, when I want, with who I want. I won’t lie, I like my freedom. I don’t mind kayaking or hiking by myself, vacationing by myself, only answering to myself. Since the … More Yo, Dude!
When you’re not with the right person, relationships can be hard. When they go wrong they can leave a mark and the mark it leaves may not be only on you. My parent’s divorce was messy and fueled by cheating, drugs, and alcohol. My sister and I were pawns in their power struggle. My vision … More Breaking Free