Monthly Archives: October 2014

The angst of becoming a strong woman

I went to church again Sunday.  There was an eager, young guest speaker.  As I understand it, he’s been a Christian for about one year.  He seems very certain of his beliefs for one so young in his faith.  He … Continue reading

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Moving On

Funny thing, time.  One would assume that pain would lessen over time.  That memories would fade and their sting become dull.  But, it seems that as time goes on I feel more unsettled.  When I first ventured out on my … Continue reading

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Effective Immediately

I walked into the church.  It was my second time here, and I was bit unsure of myself. I don’t generally do well in new social situations, so I was slightly nervous.  Okay, maybe a little more than slightly.  However, I really liked the … Continue reading

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The Imprint on My Soul

My eyes are often drawn to the imprint of my wedding ring on my hand.  I haven’t worn it in six months, yet there it is.  Mocking me.  Taunting me to move on.  The grief cycle is a peculiar thing.  When I … Continue reading

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Betrayed

I stood over the bathroom  sink trying to get ready for bed as quiet as I could.  My unsteady hands dropped the contact lens.  I took a deep breath.  I had to keep it together and not let him get to … Continue reading

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