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The question was recently posed to me, “What would your life have been like and who would you be had your parents not divorced?” My gut reaction was that I wouldn’t be as strong as I am today. 641 more words

The Parent Trap (Who Are The Best Parents?)

It was a great party. I’m mingling with strangers asking them how they knew the guest of honour. It was easy. All I had to do was be quiet and let them talk. 758 more words


Life: Beautiful Magazine article on Marriage 911

A magazine targeted to Christian Women audience about a variety of life factors such as recipes, hospitality, empowerment, marriage and more. Marriage 911 section discusses two inviduals who each had thier own child or children from a previous marriage and they are struggling as step parents respectively to where the marriage itself led to a divorce. 220 more words


I'll Sleep Later

Tonight I am up late. Much later than my usual 9 o’clock bedtime. I am sitting in the dark watching the minutes pass and listening to Koby’s breathing. 456 more words


2 Meals and 2 Fathers

I was sitting at a red light trying to contemplate for the 7th week how I was going to start writing again. I began writing down, in complete honesty, how I felt about myself and the world, I forgot that the world might look back. 1,894 more words

Patience, Love and Alcohol

I often get asked the question how do I do it? Why did I take on the responsibility when I didn’t have to? How do you love a child that isn’t your own? 881 more words


I Am Aware

As many of you may or may not know, yesterday was the beginning of Down Syndrome Awareness Month or as I like to call it October. 581 more words