It is July and time for my Mom & My birthdays. This month is also the anniversary month of my father's suicide. I started to write last night on a book I want to publish about losing him and how it affected me. I thought I would share what I wrote with you. For … Continue reading The Other Side of Darkness
It has been 21 years since my father took his life. I was 18 years old at the time and it came as a real shock to us all. There was so much going on in my life with my entering my last year of highschool and looking at college. I hadn't seen the warning signs of it coming.
So it has begun... The end of one month and the start of another. Here we are in what I call Mommy Hades time of the month. When you are unsure if you are trying to finish strong or start strong. The time between ending and beginning can be hard for us moms. It feels … Continue reading Burning wildfire
Love Game I was asked recently to help someone who was looking for a mate. I wasn't shocked to be asked to help screen a possible love interest, and it wasn't the first time either. It has got me thinking about how messed up our view of love really is. So many times we hear … Continue reading What’s love got to do with it?
Yes, that is the inside of my overstuffed closet. We have it filled up with so many things that sometimes I'm afraid it might bust! Hoard much? We just can't seem to let go of anything we have stuffed inside! Three of us ladies fighting for space in the closet of doom. Stuff … Continue reading Salutations From The Lady of the Closet!
Sometimes we wonder what's wrong with us. I saw a question this week that made me pause. Someone asked if we should feel ashamed of being emotional? Should we be hard on ourselves for being a mess? In my opinion no. Sometimes people make us feel like we should be sorry for being emotional or … Continue reading Call Me Maybe
Sometimes we are alone. Someone once said to me that we will never find ourselves truly alone because there are too many people all around us for that. That's something to think of in and of itself. While we may be surrounded by those people at the same time we are very much alone. … Continue reading The sound of silence