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My brother-in-law (late husband's brother) just had a baby this morning. I got a text with a picture of the baby and his name, stats, etc. His name (first, middle, and last) is only one letter away…Continue
It has been 3.5 years since my husband passed away suddenly. He was 31 at the time and I was 29. During my grieving, I went against the conventional wisdom and made many major life changes -- I…Continue
My husband died of a pulmonary embolism. Sometimes, people catch these in time and get medical treatment and survive. Serena Williams was just treated for a pulmonary embolism (blood clot in the…Continue
I bring certain things with me to the table that others do not. Please do not call this “baggage” – that is insulting. My husband, my life story, and my heartache are cheapened by that kind of crass terminology. Everyone has a history, a story, some things to be proud of, some things to regret, and some things they bring to the table through no fault or action of their own. I am just like everyone else in this way.
My history is unique, so dating me will be different the dating…Continue