Crack in the Castle

I recall a time when I was sitting in my former home after the loss of my husband and both parents. I was now a widow, with two children who are living with Autism. I was a stay-at-home mom, living in a home that had been flooded three times, including this moment I'm recalling. I… Continue reading Crack in the Castle

Jumping Off the Carousel of Horrible Dating (while it’s still spinning)

I haven't posted for a while. I've been through a lot over the past few months and frankly, I needed a break from things. Lately, I've been taking the time to reflect on the ridiculously bad choices I've made when it comes to choosing partners in my life. I may have chosen some whoppers, but… Continue reading Jumping Off the Carousel of Horrible Dating (while it’s still spinning)

You Don’t Get to Tell Me What Abuse Is.

There is no single type of abuse. Since I'm only speaking about my personal experiences, this post will be related to my individual perception of my experience while enduring and suffering through 15 years of domestic violence. I recognize there are many different types and scopes of abuse and do not dismiss them in any… Continue reading You Don’t Get to Tell Me What Abuse Is.