Tag Archives: separation

Anniversary season

Yesterday was my wedding anniversary. Twelve years. Twelve years since a sweltering Saturday afternoon when Lou and I proclaimed “I have, I will, I will” before a crowd of friends and family inside the church where I attended Friday Mass … 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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I Want Daddy

So, yeah. I’m not gonna lie. This shit is hard. It’s not all epiphanies and profundity and adolescent anthems. Sometimes it’s tantrums and tears and doubt with days I slog through feeling like I suck at everything. Today was a … Continue reading

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Like a Second Adolescence

In my freshman year of high school, I was in a community play called They Left Out The Instructions (affectionately referred to by the acronym TLOTI). The play focused on the concerns and angsts of adolescents and dealt with topics such as … Continue reading

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