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So after I made that last post, I went to get a banana and some delicious leninade, and while I was doing that, I came up with a much less personal topic to type upon. 296 more words

Letters to The Family: Cheryl

Last week zoomed by so quickly that I forgot to post our next letter. This week’s letter comes from one of my newest friends. A few months ago, I was chosen from 5000 people to be one of 500 to be a part of a launch team for… 710 more words

Letters To The Family

What Comes First: My Career or My Wedding?

I was recently applauded for chasing after my dream career and continuing education, “despite” my marriage. My first reaction was, HUH?!

*A friend of a friend recently got engaged. 790 more words

Academic

The Single Life. 


‘I just don’t understand why you’re single’

‘Well I think you’re a catch’

‘Don’t worry, one day I’m sure you’ll meet someone’

Just a few of the phrases I have heard over the years and these are almost always meant as a compliment. 363 more words

Beautiful

Only A Woman

Joy Williams recently released a song, “Woman (Oh Mama)”. It’s a tribute to womanhood and while I prefer her earlier music, there is a line in her new single that perfectly describes how I am feeling at this moment. 820 more words

We The Church

I no longer date, and other after divorce shenanigans

LOUD AND CLEAR…I DON’T DATE.

Can you hear me?!?!

I don’t converse with many divorcees, often. Okay, or ever. So I don’t really get it. 1,052 more words

The Beginning

After being in a long-term relationship for nearly half of my life, I now find myself single and starting over in the world. I’ve never lived on my own before, which so far is the part I have found most rewarding. 516 more words