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Long Distance Love

This time next week my boy will be 275 miles away from me having just worked his first day in his new job. I’ll go into the reasons some other time, but we decided together that the best course of action for us in the short term was for him to take a six month contract in a far away place where he will be for five days out of every seven. 306 more words


The path that should not be traveled

I should never have allowed my despair to overcome my common sense. But it did. After my CL ad posted, stating quite clearly an age range and no addictions, I was hit with 112 responses in 40 minutes. 1,045 more words


Confessions of a Hidden Self

Hidden from myself, at the very least. Continuing from where I last left off…

I was never great at hiding things because my emotions tend to dance across my face for an instant before the game face comes on. 618 more words


The Feelings That I Feel

I am afraid to feel.  I don’t know what to do with all of the emotions I have inside of me and feeling them is too painful sometimes.  1,122 more words


This blog started shortly after I was diagnosed with Rheumatoid Arthritis in December 2010. Since that time, life has turned upside down, inside out and five kinds of sideways. 175 more words


Life Hurts and Titles Are Hard

Much like all children, at one point in my life I was fearless. The idea of pain and consequences were foreign to me, so I was completely unaware of the fallout any given decision may bring. 767 more words

Becoming A Responsible Adult


Having faith can be trying sometimes especially in a world where things are thrown at you every day. Although we are genetically structured to endure, some people get weak after a while and their mental health or even their physical bodies are affected by life’s problem. 2,027 more words