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"ILY" "xoxo"

One of my friends sent me a text today:
“I am so proud of you. You looked great and that’s good to see again.”
But… 337 more words


Last cosmo standing.

Bob used to spread cosmos seeds in the front yard around an old well pump.
As per his prediction, the grew quickly and easily.
This year – there were no cosmos. 52 more words


"Wow! You look a whole lot better than you did last year!"

And for fuck’s sake, it is thE absolute WORST feeling.
But I realize that he considers my heart, my soul, my body, my suicidal state, and all the hurt he caused others who cared about him – everything – all those insignificant “consequences: of his affair, as he wrote so proudly, didn’t matter to him. 173 more words


"Time goes slowly, but carries on..."

“You took me by surprise
I didn’t realize
That you were laughing…”

Today is just perfect.
Sunny, warm, no humidity, and dog has been walked, cats fed, beds made, washer and dryer running, house dusted and vacuumed and now, I am on the loose. 94 more words


Totally Hopeless Romantic

Bob’s first wife had told me in her most recent email that she knows that I will be happy again.
She knows it.
I sure don’t. 228 more words


Wocka Wocka

OPI nail color.
Longgggg overdue pedicure today.

Yeah – of course, it’s a reminder of something.
Yes – as always, there are probably 100 colors to choose from at the salon. 42 more words



Sometimes I crave something in particular and after a while, give in and go buy it – ice cream.

I might drive my daughter a bit over the edge once in a while, so she’ll go get it – a salad w/grilled chicken. 89 more words