Tag Archive | writing

In The Beginning

Another day another argument, another sleepless night, you just can’t take it anymore.  This has been going on for too long.  It’s not fair to the kids that we fight all the time.  He or she is being such a jerk and they’ll never change.  Thoughts of divorce are swirling in your head – I […]

Getting Back on the Horse

Just as I was about to embark full on into my venture my ex died… I had no idea the affect it would have on me and how it would nearly stop me in my tracks.

How Do You Grieve The Death of an Ex?

It has been some time since I last posted on this site.  my life came to an abrupt halt recently when my ex-husband unexpectedly died. We have been divorced for three years however, we were married for seventeen.  We have two children together that no longer have a father.  We were not the best of […]

The Dash

These past few weeks have been difficult in my household, the father of my children, my ex-husband, passed away at too young of an age.  It reminded me of the poem below and serves as a reminder to live life to the fullest as we never know when it will be no more. I read […]

God Only Knows

I heard today that a girl I went to school with had died.  Being that she was my age she was still fairly young – or at least I like to think of myself that way.  I remember she was the only friend I had for a while in elementary school.  I can still remember […]

I Have a Dream

As a solo parent all responsibilities fall on you.  You must get your kids to school everyday, help them with homework, get them to and from after school activities, decide what they will eat for breakfast, lunch and dinner, shop for and cook most of those meals, shop for all of the clothes, school supplies […]

The Tragedy That Is Life In American Schools

Once again innocent children have died.  They went to school and paid the ultimate price.  When will we decide that our children are worth more to us than the right for anybody who wants a gun to have a gun, including other children. Is it possible if the people who were making these or not […]