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Stay Close Ducklings If Just For A Little Bit Longer

It is early morning and a crow is cawing in the distance reminding me, along with an ever so slight chill in the air, that autumn is not so far away. 905 more words

Divorce

Morning "INK" Edition - When I Was A Child I Thought Many Things...BUT Now I Am The Age My Parents Were AND I FINALLY GET IT:)

We all know how children can be and although, we love them…well, sometimes they can be a bit harsh while not even knowing they may be hurting our feelings. 800 more words

"Investigative Ink"

Getting Used To The New Normal

My daughter and I are consciously uncoupling. Not the kind of uncoupling the movie stars are starting to practice; but the kind where the strong bond between mother and child, that has kept her protected and safe all these years, is now starting to confine and suffocate; so, it is time for her to be on her own. 621 more words

What's On My Mind

Oh, Boy's.

Claire is 16 months old and my usual concerns with her range from whether or not she’s holding my hand while going outside, brushing her teeth, making sure mangos and French fries are not all that she eats, and making sure I have a… 653 more words

Fatherhood

Time Flies When You Are Having Fun

It has been quite awhile since I have sat down at my blog and seriously tried to write anything. I have been keeping up with my fairy tale prompt for my amazing friends blog… 1,211 more words

My Words

The awkward "S" word & the troubles of being the oldest

I can tell you now that sometimes being the oldest is hard. Being the oldest sibling isn’t easy and sometimes you have to play the bad guy and thats hard also. 480 more words