Tags » Mother/daughter Relationship

Maurice, Maurice! MAURICE!!

I love Christmas as much as the next, but by early-February, I’m ready for Valentine’s. Or better yet, spring.

However, in New England, I notice that many people still can’t give up Christmas, even in February. 597 more words

Not A Good Day

Apparently the hospital where my father is staying is confused.  Great thing for a hospital, no?  *sigh*

They want to do a small procedure on my father to repair the compression fracture in his spine, & now that the nasty meds are out of his system, he agrees to get it done.  473 more words

Mental Health

Help Me! Go Away!

With the news of my mom’s death, my psyche shattered as if a violent shooter had pointed his assault rifle at my soul and fired endless rounds of ammunition. 1,173 more words

Selfish Bitch of a Daughter

When my mom was released from prison after that particular incarceration, she asked me to pick her up from the bus station. She needed her purse, money, her driver’s license, and to be driven to a hotel because she no longer had her apartment or many of her belongings. 984 more words


No Prison Party

I was twenty-four years old the first time I visited my mom in prison. I can’t remember what kind of car I drove to the facility, what I had for breakfast that morning, or what I wore. 311 more words


But I'm Your Baby!

Although I forfeited visiting my mom at Chowchilla, her friend Bob made the drive. It took him ten hours to get there. When he arrived she was on suicide watch, which meant Bob wasn’t allowed to see her. 375 more words


Family Estrangement: An inside view

A bit of a change from the norm, well, social media skanks aside.


estrangement is still taboo. When it was in the process of happening to me, no-one liked to talk about the breakdown in relationships in their family. 1,763 more words