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The dysfunction continues even after Death

Mama I miss you, I miss you so in my life
It seems after you left nothing has been right
Family is broken befriending a woman so evil spun… 178 more words


For the Unheard Voices in Blended Families

Blended families are somewhat of a new wave in society. It is said that nearly half of all marriages end in divorce and in this day and age it has become more of a tradition to have a divorce party to celebrate it than to mourn the actual divorce. 758 more words


"Does Daddy have another home?"

How do you answer that question when your innocent 4.5 year old asks you that?

When speaking to our relationship counsellor, we were told that we do not have to tell our kids too much about our separation as they’re both really young (4.5 and 2) but if they asked anything, we should answer them.   857 more words

Broken Marriage

If I Were a Single Mother

Buc is out of town this week, which has given Sam and me extra bonding time. It has also made me wonder: What would this journey of motherhood look like without the support of a husband? 940 more words


Should Christians really 'focus on the family?'

I don’t know the answer to this one, but I do have some questions, and I’m interested to know what people think.

If you’re like me, and you’ve grown up in the western church, you’ve probably noticed a huge focus on the preservation and upholding of the traditional, often nuclear, family model. 202 more words



From the shadows I appear an imp

Red as an apple, red as the lips

That occupy its scabrous flesh.

My eyes wallow

Tucked into the furrows… 159 more words


About Alonso

I haven’t written in a long time but I’m still thinking. Sometimes I get ready to write, then I get discouraged, or busy, and I just don’t bother. 1,123 more words