As a young girl, I always enjoyed reading books that were written journal-style. Even better if they had been actual journals about people’s every day lives. People like mothers. Mothers have so much emotion that it makes for great reading.
I became a mother in April of 2002. Motherhood did not come easy for me. Some days, it still slips my grasp. It’s hard to be a good mother when you are selfish. Continue reading →
You see, Jimmy ignored me, and I wasn’t used to being ignored by men. (Okay, so my husband ignored me. After he used me, he ignored me.) And even though I didn’t like Jimmy in “that way”, he became a challenge to me. What else did I have going for me? My marriage was in a shambles. My husband told me almost daily that he hated me. He stayed drunk, he said, so he wouldn’t have to put up with me. I was calloused to the promise, the vow of marriage. I had met my match in Mr. Jimmy Martin, Network Specialist. I was not to be ignored. So I upped the ante. Continue reading →