“Though despite what you may think, I was grateful Mom met this new man. He had helped her find happiness that she had long, long forgotten. Helped her spend time understanding, not only what a civil relationship could be like, but that you could have a life you actually enjoyed. You can take trips, vacations … More Chapter 9 : Arroyo
While you live, you have to learn. You must. If you choose not to learn from the experiences life creates to teach you, you will probably become a very grumpy, lumpy person with an incredibly long, long list. One with all things horrible, awful and tragic that keep happening to you and you just can’t … More Life: A Diva with a Lesson
For those of you who are wondering… I didn’t post anything last week because I was saving the next post for this very special one. “It always seems impossible, until it’s done.” is a quote famously attributed to many and it is one I try to live by. As you’ll read in my upcoming book The … More You Beautiful Life & The Third Return Preview
Enough. Enough. Enough already. This painfully, mindbogglingly question has been asked a gazillion times throughout history. And if you’ve done your research, you’ll find a gazillion different responses to it. “I’m just trying to help!” you might be saying. Okay, yes, your heart might be in the right place and maybe you are asking this … More Enough: Why did She Stay? Ask: Why did She Leave!
“During the initial weeks of Ian’s return from prison, I began to feel the rising tension between them as each of them reached for power in the home. Caleb and I had been so use to looking to Mom for everything, that we continued to do so even in his presence. In our eyes, she was … More Chapter 4: The Second Return