I've begun to realize that I'm actually doing less with other people, and becoming more and more afraid of going out anywhere as a woman who is obviously alone. After Phillip first died last…Continue
It seems a bit ironic to me that, on the morning that I found Phillip, already dead from a heart attack for some hours, it was another gloriously beautiful day on the west coast of Puerto Rico, where…Continue
Hi Fellow Travellers along this winding staircase of sadness:I am in the -maybe not so unique - position of knowing absolutely NO one who has been widowed - young, old, with/without children, new,…Continue
Phillip died on January 22nd last year (2013).
Today - yesterday would have been his 54th birthday. I celebrated it by buying him a birthday card and crying all day.
Just looking at all the photos, of him, of me, of us -…Continue
As a native New Englander, my attitude towards anything that sounded vaguely like "country music" was "Turn that off before I do something I'll regret."
I have now lived in Atlanta for 7 years and so much has changed that I'm relieved when country music plays instead of the screaming hate/violence "songs" that…Continue