somemother

part forum. part confession. part celebration.

31 Words for 31 Days – Day 24, on Saliency October 24, 2013

Filed under: 31 Days 2013 — somemother @ 11:29 pm
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In minutes, I knew everything important about this stranger.

Coffee. Wine. Twins. Teenagers. Divorce. Work. Survival. Happy now.

As we departed, she earnestly said, I’ll say a prayer for you.

Me.

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31 Words for 31 Days – Day 20, on Parenting October 21, 2013

Filed under: 31 Days 2013 — somemother @ 12:44 am
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Most days I hold onto the faint hope that I’m doing an acceptable (though routinely flawed) job raising them. Then today. Affirmation. My heart bursts.

She taught her friend to pray…