Empty nest? Retiring? Family issues? Divorce? Estrangement? Want to follow a passion instead of a job? All life is change. We all must adapt and grow. Most of us are forced into change at least a few times in our lives. A long time ago, I learned something about change. Other than aging (yet there are 1 or 2 benefits to that, too), my life was better afterward. The Books -- How did that …
Everything Changes. Are You?
From the Blog: Life is Too Short to Hate Your Job
Around New Years I was thinking about good times past. It may have been sparked by listening to Doobie Brothers - all those Happy Hours filled with friends and laughter and a crushing headache the next day. There are the friends that stayed through the hard times and those betrayals you never saw coming. I've had tough times - grew up in poverty, suffered deaths of loved ones, rape, mental illness of others, life altering divorce ...
You are the most lucid woman I've ever known. Don't let anyone take that from you."Rod W., now a Financial Guru, once a very special boyfriend, back when I needed him most.
You have a way of condensing things - making things clear. I like that about you."Jim C, died of leukemia at age 32. He saved me but I couldn't save him.
From the Blog: Why Did You Choose To Hate the Worst of Me and Ignore the Best?
You didn't love me because you didn't say it enough."Someone dear that discovered aging, motherhood and marriage is really f*ing hard and that getting tough is a survival instinct.