Tag Archives: verbal abuse

Milestones

  I don’t imagine it is too uncommon to be painfully aware of someone’s absense when life events happen.  I know since my children were born, I have a bittersweet melancholy every so often thinking about how my dad would have … Continue reading

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Masquerade

I am an observer. I watch people. As an engaging conversationalist I hide it well, this tendency to take in everyone around me. I am looking though, as I interact with you. Ever curious. Wondering. Hoping to discern something from … Continue reading

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Letters, Lives, Shared

There are still many days when I question why I am writing this blog, and why I should proceed with my book. I really struggle because as I’ve shared many times, I would like to see it all go away, … Continue reading

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The Magic Eraser

  The chair. It still sits in the corner of my bedroom. I came home from church that day and had changed my clothes to go for a walk. I sat in it, enjoying the afternoon sun coming through the … Continue reading

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Love, Valentines, Gifts

On this day, many Valentine’s Days after he asked me to marry him, I ponder love. I think of his final profession of a love so deep he said it was impossible to live without me. Even now I still wonder how … Continue reading

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