Category Archives: Life's hard decisions

Just like that

The moment you realize your marriage is over it’s like hitting a wall. A wall you’ve been running towards at full speed for months, for years. There’s something different about that moment. Not all the moments leading up to it. … Continue reading

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I tried to get out

I live across the street from my mother. On purpose. I never thought I would seriously say that. I always had this aversion to living in my home town. I wasn’t one of the “townies” who still knew everyone’s business**, … Continue reading

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Sh*t, dude

I guess that is all I can say. It’s been well over a year since I last posted, and literally there isn’t a day that goes by that I still don’t blog in my mind, thinking of what post I … Continue reading

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I know what I’m not

Week 2. Sitting at a desk, staring intently at a computer screen. Fully back into the chaos of the corporate world. No chance to ease into my routine. Not a beat skipped or a project forgotten. Week 1. Should be sad. Leaving him … Continue reading

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And what’s another?

I had sex last night. ::GASP:: Not just any kind of sex. Pure, just the way God intended, baby-making sex. (::looking around:: my family doesn’t read this, right?) Sigh of relief There, I said it. Dave and I started Day … Continue reading

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A letter to a best friend

Dear friend, Friend who has been part of my life for more years than I can remember.  Friend that I have known through every phase of my life, good and bad.  Friend who walked in front of me, down the … Continue reading

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Quick and painless…. like a band aid

Quick? check…. Painless? Absolutely not. They say that losing a pet is like losing a child… Well, I wouldn’t go that far, but having lost my childhood dog when I was 22, I can say it is pretty high up … Continue reading

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