Sad News is Always a Strong Reminder

Sad News is Always a Strong Reminder

Today we got some heavy news. Posts of condolences tagging someone we’ve known for over twenty years. The wife of an old friend. We weren’t close. We didn’t know each other particularly well. Yet, she is smiling in some of my wedding pictures and I held her boys as...
I Hate Father’s Day

I Hate Father’s Day

I hate Father’s Day. There, I said it. I don’t have one, never did. He chose not to be in my life before I was even born. I am a fatherless daughter. The fact that he rejected me, stings still, nearly fifty years later. That man doesn’t deserve a holiday, but I did...