Thirty-five Years and One Day

She couldn't help herself from inhaling her husband's scent before she carefully slid out of her side of the bed. They'd been married for thirty-five years. Thirty-five years and one day. Last night they celebrated with too much wine for her and too much vodka for him. Much too much vodka for him. He wouldn't be up for several more hours despite the sunshine already making its way across their tiny front lawn.

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My Fingers Are Flying - An IWSG Post

Oh my gosh you guys, I am so excited for the Insecure Writer’s Support Group this month. First of all, I can finally say that winter can kiss my ass. I’d apologize for the curse word, but it’d be an empty apology. I’m not sorry. Winter can suck it! While this spring has brought me nothing but migraines, I’m more than happy to enjoy looking out the window and seeing lush greenery and the bright colors of my flowers. Yaass!! Plus, I’m beginning to see some migraine-free days sprinkled in again. Double Yaass!!

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You rock, Alex, and I thank you.

I believe God puts people in our paths and in our lives for many reasons. I also believe He puts them there at the right time too. Sometimes it may be for just a moment, like that smile from a stranger when your day has just been one giant cluster. Or he blesses us with people to cherish day in and day out. Some of you may say its fate, life, or the space creatures from planet Simche that put people in your lives. Whatever it may be for you, I’m guessing many of you can agree that there is something out there bigger than us and I’m grateful for it. Especially after these last two weeks.


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I’m Being Stalked & Special Guest Appearance!

A few months ago, we brought a puppy into our home. Yes, that’s right. Another one. We now have three dogs. One was super easy to bring in to the home. He was a puppy from the SPCA. The other, well she came from a hoarding case that was so large it required several states to adopt out the animals - large and small. 

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