• Relationship

    So, I’m a Single Mom…Again

    I’m still in shock, I’m not sure if I’ll be able to be able to explain it eloquently. And I’m not sure where I should start. Brent and I broke up, and this time it’s really over. It’s happened before, but this is really it. The first time, he instigated it. He was sitting stiffly in a chair, looking very pale. He just sat there and waited for me to sit, too. He explained briefly, ending with,  “This isn’t working. We need to go our separate ways.” I immediately ran out of the room, unable to grasp what had just…

  • Relationship

    The Email that Scorched My Inbox

    Like most of us, I’ve received my share of hate mail. But I don’t share it here on my blog, because it’s usually directed against single mothers in general. I know that I can deal with it, but my readers…

  • Relationship

    Is He Really a Snake?

    Like everything in life, there’s complicated aspects involved even in the most uncomplicated things. For example, take my interactions with Andrew. We had a wonderful, dream-like second date together, but apart from that, things are kind of strange. In the…