From the monthly archives:

June 2009

A View on marriage

by Carolyn on June 25, 2009

Here is a question for you. How do you view marriage? Do you envision reckless love and passion all the days of your life? Do you envision shackles? Or maybe a friendly cohabitation which blossoms into more when desire bubbles to the surface? From my experience, men and women view marriage in very different ways. […]

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A beautiful diversity out of divorce

by Carolyn on June 25, 2009

Our diversity amazes me. Some of us were very young when it happened. Some of us were school aged or even teenagers. Some of us have watched a parent or two remarry. Some may have even sat through a few marriages. Some got step siblings. Some watched their parents have more children. Although we are […]

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A wave is coming

by Carolyn on June 25, 2009

I love imagery. I don’t know about you; but when I’m reading, I see a little movie in my head. I can create that movie simply from translating the words on the page into images myself, but those images tend to be blurry. Muddied by my own perceptions and connotations. But when a gifted poet […]

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What a birthday gift!

by Carolyn on June 25, 2009

But today he gave me even more.  Today he wrote a generous and loving post about this place on his own website, which is eagerly read by more people than I even know.  His confidence in me is both humbling and inspiring. So if you haven’t already been there, please do me the favor of taking a […]

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Being an acronym is great

by Carolyn on June 25, 2009

Are you an ACOD (adult child of divorce)? I am. I think being an acronym is great. If I could have chosen any acronym, I might have chosen something a little more glorious, like a VIP or BFF. But I also could have done worse. I could be an SOB or worse still a POS! […]

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Take a deep breath….and write!

by Carolyn on June 25, 2009

Allow me to introduce myself. My name is Carolyn and I have been thinking about starting this blog for a long time now. I was worried though. Mostly worried about what others would think. What would my family, friends and husband make of all this. But I decided to heck with it! We need a […]

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