40 is a gift

Back in November of 2014, after Entrepreneur was diagnosed with renal cell cancer, doctors told us the average life expectancy was five years after diagnosis. After his brain surgery to remove a renal cell-related cancer tumor in 2017, I remember thinking if we could just get to our 38-year anniversary, I'd be happy; 39 would … Continue reading 40 is a gift

A Mother is born

The moment a child is born, the mother is also born. She never existed before. The woman existed, but the mother, never. A mother is something absolutely new. ~Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh  This week's Quotography prompt is Anniversary. Since Entrepreneur and I aren't celebrating ours until July, I went a little different route for this week. … Continue reading A Mother is born

Second chances

First marriages are hard enough, but I have a hunch second marriages may be harder. We go into first marriages all doe-eyed and full of fairytale endings. No one tells us the challenges we're going to face with this other person. Sometimes it works, and sometimes it doesn't. That's life. But sometimes, whether it's by … Continue reading Second chances