I felt this was an appropriate re-blog this week. First published April 19th, 2016 So I totally blew the writing challenges this month. Oh, come on, you knew I would, and I knew it too. It was too much pressure. All of those writing challenges were not getting done, plus once I read through some… Continue reading Writing Challenge #8- The Night of My 21st Birthday
For the past six years that I have written here, my parents have always lived a long car ride away. A lonnnng usually vomit filled car ride away. My experience with road vomit at this point in my life should be something I could put on a resume. I should be at the trauma level… Continue reading Welcome Home, Mamie and Papa
My Dad is one of those people who doesn't know an enemy. Everyone who meets him loves him. I wrote about him earlier this year when he was preparing to retire and it was one of my favorite posts to write. I swear I could talk about my parents all day long but then it… Continue reading One Word Holiday- Dad
My mom, there just aren't enough words to describe how much she means to me. I have written posts about her here and there, my favorite one being a Mothers Day love letter I wrote to her years ago. I don't know what I would do without her in my life, quite honestly. I hope… Continue reading One Word Holiday- Mom
By now, you all know that my parents live in Tennessee and you also know that it is quite far away. 11 hours by car, well, 12 if you want to get there in one piece and need to go to the bathroom and eat on the way. It is a long a@# drive, no… Continue reading A Tennessee Thanksgiving
2020 note- The next two weeks of reblogs will be about connecting two stories. This post is about Anna's birth story which I wrote as a submission for a book that was being written back in 2015 titled, "It's Really 10 Months". The piece that I originally submitted was horrible. I have since edited it… Continue reading My Baby Story Wouldn’t Make It to TLC. Animal Planet, Maybe?