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Sorry for the delay, but life got me sidetracked a bit, but here it is, the 3rd part of the series: Emelie

Shaking hands, chattering teeth, graying skin, she is cold. 1,534 more words

Christmas and a new year still childless

Another year is ending. Time to look at where we have been and where we are going. I’m going to repeat some of my words from last year because they still apply. 692 more words

A Personal Celebration

Joy to the world! the Lord is come; let earth receive her king.

–Isaac Watts, Joy to the World

All week I’ve had this song in my mind. 463 more words

Getting The Word Out


I hope that I’m not normally a gushy kinda gal when it comes to this blog…. (pause for reaction?)

But today, Christmas Day, I’m going to take artistic licence and gush just a little and as it’s Christmas forgiveness is a given!! 534 more words


It’s not easy being childless at Christmas

Christmas! It’s almost here. Grownups are driving themselves crazy buying gifts, sending cards, and cooking for parties while kids act like my dog just before she goes for a walk: unbearably hyperactive, following me everywhere, barking at me, and even nipping at my hands because she just has to go for her walk RIGHT NOW. 466 more words

A Christmas Miracle: I Bought A Gift Today!

I thought I was too old to believe in Christmas miracles, Modern Philosophers, until I went and performed one of my own today!

While it might seem impossible to believe, given my feelings about the holiday celebrated on December 25, I actually… 629 more words


The Truth Behind Being Lonely at Christmas

It’s a funny thing, the Christmas season. It’s such a glaringly brilliant time, full of happy music and bright lights with everyone seemingly in a more positive mood. 541 more words

A Better You