In the spirit of getting myself out there and doing things that I may not have tried before, I was talked into joining the town softball team. It was a very athletic group of woman who were all about the game and ready to win. I liked winning and I was athletic so why not? … Continue reading Why Me?
One of the most remarkable things the bouncer ever said to me was “How could a woman like you see anything in a guy like me” That not only flattered me, but made me sad. There was nothing all that special about me and why would he think he didn’t deserve a woman like me? … Continue reading Circus Act
The house the girls and I moved into was a defining moment for me. It was like I had finally arrived. I used to tell them that one day we would have a house of our own, one day I would make sure they had their own bedrooms and one day we would get a… Continue reading The Bouncer
Now I was going on 38 years old, two divorces and you would think that I would had given up on men altogether. I mean really, I was getting tired, where was he already! All those years of dating and searching, he had to be getting closer right? The girls and I finally moved into… Continue reading ABC
I only heard from him one more time after that. About two weeks later, I got food poisoning. I went to a local fast food place and had what I thought was one of the most delicious double cheeseburgers with extra pickle. That night I proceeded to vomit almost as much as the night of… Continue reading The Final Hour
Before I knew it that silence grew louder and louder and then I realized that was not silence at all, but was me screaming. I did a lot of screaming. I didn’t do all that much crying. I know I have said before that sometimes I feel like Cameron Diaz in The Holiday, one of… Continue reading Old Yeller