It’s funny the things that you remember when you aren’t looking for them. I was getting ready for bed — collecting my phone and paperback book, slipping my flip-flops back on so I could take them off again next to … Continue reading
Posted in Divorce, Marriage, Therapy, Who am I?
Tagged books, divorce, hope, Life, Marriage, memories, starting over, Therapy, transition
There are a few simple things in my life that are always good things. A short list for my future remembering: Lego Rockband Sleep A Christopher Moore book Singing Purple toenail polish My own smile An excellent red microbrew Fishing … Continue reading
Out of the night that covers me, Black as the pit from pole to pole, I thank whatever gods may be for my unconquerable soul. In the fell clutch of circumstance I have not winced nor cried aloud. Under the … Continue reading
Posted in Left Field, The Ugly Truth, Therapy, Who am I?
Tagged forgiveness, honesty, hope, inspiration, Invictus, Life, love, Mandela, movies, Nelson Mandela, peace, poetry, Therapy
To those of you who are real people, I apologize for the earworm. To those who are about to leave me spam-bot comments, Fak Off. Today was an incredibly draining day. It started out simply with waking up knowing that … Continue reading
A huge Thank You to Dan over at Single Dad Laughing for an amazing piece. Stop. Go. Read. Be Real. ( … and while I haven’t made it all the way through his site yet, I could happily link everything … Continue reading
Lately that that tape has been playing in my head, you know the one (Doctor, everything’ll be all right … sorry, reflex) – the one loaded with every negative, bad, mean thing that anyone ever said to me? I do … Continue reading
I am feeling very funky today and do not know why. Luckily, I can say that this is aberrant; thank you, SNRI, hormones, and counseling. And contrary to what might seem logical to someone who may be in a situation … Continue reading
Posted in ADD, Decisions, Great Expectations, On the Path, Organization, The Ugly Truth, Therapy, Who am I?
Tagged ADD, adult ADD, depression, happiness, Life, Organization, peace, schedule, work
Things I hate today: Floods Poverty Cancer Doctors Aging The look on my son’s face when I tell him I have to work. Lack of directions Tree limbs plummeting from the sky Summer The end of summer The anti-neighborhood of … Continue reading
First and foremost, sorry I’ve been so quiet. Y’all have been so patiently checking in, and I’ve been bizzzz-eeee with work and kid and summer and, ya know, stuff. If I were here strictly for your entertainment value or for … Continue reading
Posted in Damn It, Family, Kids, Marriage, People who piss me off, Therapy, Who am I?
Tagged abuse, adults, anger, angry, apathy, argue, arguing, argument, blogging, childhood, children, counseling, custody, divorce, Family, family counseling, feelings, fighting, Google, grandparents, grownups, history, indifference, Kids, Life, Marriage, marriage counseling, parenting, parents, protection, refuge, relationships, safety, scared, search, should I stay out of it if my parents, teachers