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That Empty Chair

Christmas is fast approaching and there’s an empty chair on our table this season.

Being away from my husband again brings back memories of the void he left. 154 more words

Family Life

Widowingon Through the Holidays in NYC!

Watching “La Traviata”, an opera about love and death, during a matinee performance at The Metropolitan Opera during Christmas week.  I can only describe it as a “4-tissue opera”. 487 more words

Feeling Funky.. and Not in a Good Way

Life can be hard at times for pretty much everyone, though it can be harder for some than others.

However I sometimes wonder if I’m subconsciously making my life harder than it really needs to be.  554 more words


10 Tips to Beat Loneliness This Christmas

People can be alone at Christmas for different reasons, such as the death of a loved one, living far from relatives, or because of social isolation. 426 more words


Alone at Christmas~by Britta Hoffmann

Alone at Christmas

I hope you’ll be alright
because I can’t help but think of you
when I’m awake during the night
and I wonder what you do… 226 more words


The best gifts may not be under the Christmas tree

I was going to write a whiny post about not having any Christmas presents. It would start, “The only gifts for me under my Christmas tree are the ones I bought and wrapped for myself.” I would explain that the main gift-givers in my family have all died, my remaining family lives far away, I have no kids, the younger folks in my family don’t seem moved to send presents to good old Aunt Sue, my friends are all traveling this Christmas, etc. 316 more words

Unleashed In Oregon

A Romance for Christmas, by Kayelle Allen

You may not know Kayelle Allen, but she is the founder of Marketing for Romance Writers, which helps an enormous number of authors (like me) to promote their books in dozens of different romance sub-genres. 317 more words