Panic

I made it through Easter with a smile and grace on the outside.  On the inside, I can barely breathe.  While I've said this to no one, I honestly don't know how much more I can handle.   I feel like I dug a huge pit in the sand and voluntarily jumped in.  I then … Continue reading Panic

When Time Stands Still

I will never forget the moment time stopped.  It was 4:30 on a Monday afternoon.  It was hot, early June.  I was deep in thought as I walked my dog. I was thinking about how to get my 11 year old fed and to his baseball game.  I was worried he wouldn't get a hit, … Continue reading When Time Stands Still

How Did Your Ex Introduce His Paramour to Your Children?

(As always, substitute her if you are a guy) I thought it might be fun for some of us regulars to share how our ex introduced his adulterer to our kids.  I'll go first.  I'll tell it from my point of view and his point of view (his in red.  Like Scarlet Letter Red) ME: … Continue reading How Did Your Ex Introduce His Paramour to Your Children?