Tag Archives: ways of coping

Too Close? Hmm…

When Dad died in 1995, Bernard Jr and I saw a counselor because my son was so hurt and angry at Dad for deserting him, and just couldn’t “process” all his conflicting emotions. The sessions were difficult to schedule and … Continue reading

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Random Thoughts

With tears I put these jumbled thoughts to paper Trying to decide what to share with friends and family For I do not wish to hurt or worry them as the feelings and dark memories flow Perhaps it is just … Continue reading

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Cherish The Mundane

I know you’re thinking, “What a strange title?” but to those of us with limited vision or a chronic debilitating disease, this title makes perfect sense. So many of us have to struggle to accomplish simple tasks like buttoning a shirt … Continue reading

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Need A Push?

I got a phone call from The Kids yesterday inviting me to come see their new place. I said I’d come visit today and am now slowly preparing to go. Now I could blame my procrastination on the time (Daylight … Continue reading

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Bolster Me, Bolster You

Sometimes we need help getting up to sally forth and continue battling our demons, and sometimes we are compelled to help others do the same. Today was one of those days. It seemed like such a normal day as I … Continue reading

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Bags Packed?

I’m in a hurry to get to Salt Lake City which is silly considering the Comic Con won’t start until Sept! I invested almost $200 “in me” for my ticket and that does not even include the hotel or plane … Continue reading

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Finger Pointing Time

This is my finger and I know how to use it! You may think it strange to see such a statement here, but I’ve been training Macy since we all moved in together. It’s hard to believe it’s only been … Continue reading

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I See Red People

The Kids played in the pool Tues while I stayed in the new apt and attempted to find “homes” for all the stuff I had in my old place. 3 rooms condensed to 1 is no simple task, but add … Continue reading

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Our New Home

Oh happy day Oh happy day As we relax away From all the strife we feel Oh so peaceful And serene are we Gazing out on a field Of trees So grateful to have found This little peace of heaven … Continue reading

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Packing Chaos

Oh say can you clear This chaos for me This mess I have made In the name of “Moving” Would be simple you see If I were compulsive I could just take charge And go go go until I was … Continue reading

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