The Beginning; Surviving Divorce(2013)   A Day on the Lake with Amber.
Surviving Divorce

The Beginning; Surviving Divorce(2013) A Day on the Lake with Amber.

I am so thankful for friends.  Three things have kept me grounded. Three things saved me from myself and in essence probably saved my life, as I have endured this unexpected and unwanted storm in my life.  Those things are God, prayer and so many friends.  Friends I did not even know I had have … Continue reading

The Pain, The Journey, The Joy…Destruction of Families- The Beginning
Surviving Divorce

The Pain, The Journey, The Joy…Destruction of Families- The Beginning

FYI- This was written several years ago during “The Beginning”. As you know, I am always reading articles on separation and divorce.  From the initial pain that leaves one in despair to writings on hope and healing. Some of the readings display feelings of hopelessness while others are filled with steps to recovery and happiness. … Continue reading

Spiritual Short Story. The Carrot The Egg The Coffee
Surviving Divorce

Spiritual Short Story. The Carrot The Egg The Coffee

I found this short story on a site called Spiritual Short Stories. The title of the story and the author are unknown.  As I read the story,  I thought of myself and others that have experienced pain and despair caused by an unwanted and unnecessary divorce. The Story A young woman went to her grandmother and told … Continue reading

Beware The Narcissist, The Beginning The Journey The Joy
Surviving Divorce

Beware The Narcissist, The Beginning The Journey The Joy

I never really understood the meaning of Narcissism.  There was no mention in primary or secondary school.  I don’t remember mention of it in my psych classes in nursing school.  How can we protect ourselves from something we don’t know or understand?  With that in mind, I will be doing a series of quotes from … Continue reading