Monthly Archives: February, 2013

He knows.

A few nights ago, my two kids, two dogs, and two cats climbed in to my king size bed to watch an episode of Dr. Who.   We are currently Netflix’ing old seasons of that and Glee, enjoying both immensely.  (Side note:  my children are very impressed with my knowledge of almost every word of every …

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I know a man…..

I know a man.   He has big brown eyes that he passed on to me.   He has a smile I worked so hard to receive.   We laugh alike ….and that’s about it.  He created me but left my mother and me for greener pastures.  If you’ll listen, he’ll tell you all the reasons he couldn’t …

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Euphoria?

Its been four months since I left my abusive marriage. In the time since I left, I kept waiting for the euphoria to hit me.  The amazingness I dreamed about for the past 7 years.  When it didn’t, I couldn’t understand: where was it?  That sense of “WOO HOO” I thought I’d feel?   Not only …

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Date Night

My daughter has a date tonight. With her dad. Its the Father/Daughter dance at her school and like any self respecting woman, she has put a lot of effort into the preparation for this night. She and I went shopping a few weekends ago and got her the perfect dress and her dad bought her …

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