Tag Archives: Lou

Short sales, symbols, and old things made new

Lou and I closed on the sale of our marital home earlier this month. This is a relief inasmuch as we no longer have a joint property to worry about, but it’s no special bonus. The transaction was a short … Continue reading

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Children on the trajectory

I woke up this morning from a long, cinematic dream that my foggy recollections sensed played out like the plot of a Seth Rogan movie. One where the male lead is the faulted but generally loveable husband-figure, and he and … Continue reading

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Say My Name, Say My Name

There’s a little box you can check at the end of the divorce petition: “wife requests to be known as her former name.” You check the box, fill in your “former” name, and just like that, as soon as your … Continue reading

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The Feast of the Resurrection

It’s a little lonely around Casa de Episcoplic tonight. The kids are with Lou. I have laundry and tidying I could be doing, but… I don’t feel like it. A dear friend once told me I’m a Social Sim. It’s … Continue reading

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Love Never Ends

My deep philosophizations of late have been about love.   The familiar passage from I Corinthians on love, popular at weddings (including my own), tells us,   Love is patient; love is kind; love is not envious or boastful or … Continue reading

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Remedial Dating for 30-Something Quasi-Beginners

Life is schooling me so hard right now I can almost tell you what the names of my classes are:    Child Psychology Adult Psychology Communication Techniques Time Management 101 Budgeting Pro Se Divorce Remedial Dating for 30-Something Quasi-Beginners    In the … Continue reading

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The relationship I wasn’t looking for

New learning experience this week: getting dumped sucks. It sucks real bad.   So I’ve been seeing this Fella. I wasn’t “Looking For a Relationship” when I met him, as well I shouldn’t have been since I met him literally … Continue reading

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