Monthly Archives: July 2017

Sub-par Relationships

via Daily Prompt: Substandard Why do so many of us accept substandard relationships in our lives? Is it because that is all we know or is it something else? Today’s daily prompt had me reflecting on my past relationships and … Continue reading

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Still hanging in there…

The past two weeks have been pretty difficult but there have been some bright spots too. I’m still worried about my Dad. My Dad, Mom and I spent time together yesterday – it wasn’t easy but I wanted to keep … Continue reading

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What is Traditional?

via daily prompt Traditional After seeing today’s daily prompt I felt the need to write about traditional relationships – you know the ones where you get married, have kids, get through rough times and live happily ever after.  I have … Continue reading

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Lost my sparkle

It’s official. I have lost my sparkle. I kind of feel as if right now I am just existing. The queen of heartbreak. That is me. Between cancer ravaging my family and heartbreak I have lost my usual zest. I … Continue reading

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And so it goes…

I guess the old saying when it rains it pours. My Dad’s cancer has returned and my sister is not doing so well anymore either. My Mom fought with me again on Friday – I held my ground but it … Continue reading

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Keep on Keepin’ on

I have a little story to tell about the last few months. I welcome everyone’s comments but I ask again that you not be too harsh as I am dealing with a lot right now. Writing is therapeutic and brings … Continue reading

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Immense Pain

I’ve had a few days to think about what has happened to me and although I am not strong to write about it I will. My blog has always been raw and real and I will not sugarcoat my feelings. … Continue reading

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My Blog 

I need to temporarily step away from my blog. I have to deal with a situation that is challenging my heart and every part of me. I am strong and will not be broken. But right now I need time … Continue reading

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Me

I have some things in my life happening right now that are a bit challenging – I wrote this the other day as I was reflecting on who I am and how far I’ve come. I have very few regrets … Continue reading

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You can’t choose your family…

For the past few years I have hid my heartbreak and my relationships from my family.  All the relationships after my ex-fiancee and I broke up in spring of 2014 have been kept quiet. There is a reason I have … Continue reading

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