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My Verbal Trigger

Sometimes a song comes on that reminds you of something from your past. Other times it’s a certain scent. These both can elicit strong emotions and vivid memories. Tonight it was neither of these two that brought me to tears. … Continue reading

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My Four Score

Four years ago today I was sitting on my couch contemplating the events of the day. I had acquired a new-to-me car who I have since named Gandalf. I was sporting an amazing new pair of silver pumps that I … Continue reading

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Living The Good Life

Life is good. I can finally say that and mean it. I’m kind of proud of myself to be honest. I’ve been through a lot the last few years but feel like I’ve finally turned a corner…and I’m enjoying the … Continue reading

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Re-evaluation Time

Today would have been my 19th Anniversary. It’s hard to believe it’s been three years since I celebrated my 16th and last wedding anniversary. Much has changed since then, but I feel like the happiness scale has been tipped in … Continue reading

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Curious Conundrum

Last night I couldn’t sleep. I did eventually, but it didn’t happen until almost 3:00 am. My mind started wandering last night because something was bothering me. I wanted to see what my ex-hubby’s new baby looked like. I don’t … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day survival

Well, I made it through another Mother’s Day. I think I was numb to be honest. I even managed to survive without someone wishing me a Happy Mother’s Day. That is like a knife to the heart for someone like … Continue reading

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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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