Tag Archives: adoption

The hard pill to swallow

Staring at this blank page it makes me wish my mind was blank. I wish I could turn it off even for a little while. On Thursday, I received some news from Lynn, my unexpected confidant. She’s married to my … Continue reading

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Tipping the scales

I’m sitting here in my office as the sun is rising and a new day is beginning. I’m not normally up this early. It’s currently just after 6:00 am. I’m having trouble wrapping my brain around everything that’s happening. Yesterday … Continue reading

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Surviving Those Questions and Comments

Over the last year and a half I have used writing as a tool for many things. It has helped me sort out my thoughts. It has helped me to balance my mood. It has given me a creative outlet … Continue reading

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Now what?!?

Now What? This question is has really been grating on my nerves lately.  I think back to all the times I’ve needed it answered and here I am, in some cases years later, and it is still unanswered.  Let me … Continue reading

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My shared loneliness

My dog Max and I have the same problem – we’re both lonely.  Max’s lifelong companion Maggie passed away back in September.  Since then, it’s just been the three of us.  He’s been very snuggly lately and that’s fine with … Continue reading

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