Tag Archives: new beginnings

Don’t Drag Your Story Into 2021

I’m part of a group on FB that has divorced and single moms over age 50. Why? Because that’s who I am. But the majority of these women are having such a difficult time that it makes me sad. Now … Continue reading

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Disentangling Myself From The Story

I hung onto the story (which was true) in my head that stated:  he left me.  In all honesty, looking back, I can see how I clung tightly to the victim-hood status of being the one left.  I spent enormous … Continue reading

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Filling The Empty Cavity When He Leaves

Today’s prompt cavity  made me ache to write to you.  Because as ex-spouses or ex-partners, there’s a hole in our hearts after our loved one leaves.  It aches like a cavity and the pain that we feel within takes effort … Continue reading

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Sometimes Divorce Feels Like An Unending Hell Week

So my kid is pledging a fraternity and this week is the infamous hell week.  I check in everyday with him via texting and sometimes phone calls just to make sure that he’s ok.  With the Penn State horror of … Continue reading

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