Leaning on Grace

This is the kind of night it's been, and I feel so defeated. After almost two solid years of being a working mom, I just can't get the hang of it. I'm mentally and emotionally drained at the end of the day, and I've got very little to offer the two most important people in … Continue reading Leaning on Grace

To My Birth Mother on Her Birthday

Dear Mom, Today, you would have been celebrating your birthday. It's hard to believe so much time has passed that you'd be in your mid 50's. I usually recognize your birthday, and then try not to think about it much. Avoidance has been my way of coping with your and Jamie’s “dates”...birthdays and last days. I … Continue reading To My Birth Mother on Her Birthday