My sister-in-law just wrote this, and I love it so much. It reflects almost exactly what I've been feeling the past few weeks. There's been a disconnect, a shift in power in my life. I'm not even sure when the shift took place or even if there is one moment where everything changed. In January, we … Continue reading This new shiny life.
When people ask me how I'm doing, I know I should say, "Fine." And I usually do. I think there has only been one person who asked me that and I told her I was bored or depressed or something, but that I didn't care enough to actually figure it out. To that person, I probably … Continue reading bored. depressed. don’t care.
Am I the only one who gets weepy about therapy? Dang thing changed me. And not changed me. Changed me back. There, that's how I want to say it. I was me, then I tried on someone else for a while, and now I'm me again. I saw a therapist after my divorce, and I … Continue reading therapy x 2
Like most of civilization, I make resolutions on the new year. Like most of civilization, I forget all about them by Groundhog Day. I have two resolutions this year that I plan to keep up at least until January 31st: Say "yes" to my kids more. Read a book for 30 minutes every night from … Continue reading I read a book! : Maybe in Another Life
Not sure what to wear to a medium party? Ever thought about what Christ did for 3 days before His resurrection?
"Are these the deep dark woods?" she asks. It's Ophelia's question, the one she asks all the time. With only four years of human experience, Ophelia doesn't know yet the value of longing for relationships that are all wrong, the proverbial bad boy, the feeling that comes from sitting across the table from a lover … Continue reading Family Trees
Who allowed this girl to grow up? I admit to bawling like a baby when I dropped her off. This girl is the best sidekick and having her away from me 3 hours a day is rough stuff. i Listen to the interview here: