The Wrong Fork In The Road (poem)

Ever wonder what the hell you were thinking What led you down that road What made you take the fork one way When that wasn't the way to go You knew you weren't getting lost But you knew you should have stayed away A bad decision without a moments thought Haunted you the rest of … Continue reading The Wrong Fork In The Road (poem)


Getting ready for a showdown

Friendship, family, addiction, faith, trust, deceit, God, Jesus Christ,

Reaching for forgiveness

For the last several days I have been struggling to let go of the anger and disappointment that I feel regarding what recently came to light regarding my husband's ex-wife (and mother of his daughter, and babysitter of our son).  I feel betrayed, used, taken-advantage-of, and so very hurt.  This morning I woke up and … Continue reading Reaching for forgiveness

Defragging the mental hard drive

I’m sitting as a desk that a few days ago was considered trash by its former owner, that is until my husband saw it and gave a renewed life in our home.  I am sitting in a chair that once held someone else’s butt, and a trip to a thrift store and five-dollars later and … Continue reading Defragging the mental hard drive

2014 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here's an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,200 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it would take about 20 trips to carry that many people. Click here to see the … Continue reading 2014 in review

No place for revenge

Originally written January 1, 2015 . . . 9:00 p.m. I am sitting alone in my living room as I write this. I am alone not because my husband and son decided to take an evening drive to chase trains, as is their usual habit, but because of my husbands ex-wife. My husband and son … Continue reading No place for revenge