Monthly Archives: July 2013

Mom This Is Not Good

Yesterday after my son came home from his summer job and while we were waiting for my daughter to arrive we sat down and had our usual chat about work, about jobs, about what I did during the day, etc. … Continue reading

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Hell Is Other People 

For the past months or so all I have been doing with my writing is to complain, whine and moan about my loss. I have been writing about all that unintentionally though. It’s as if I have no control over … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary My Darling

Two weeks ago I said goodbye to my mother who went home after a visit of almost two and a half months. She went back to her home in Lebanon. My mother is old and has a lot of health … Continue reading

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We Must Keep Moving

Yesterday was the eight month anniversary of my husband’s death. I dread the 16th of every month and yesterday was no different. Eight months have passed since we said goodbye to him yet I find it hard to believe and … Continue reading

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We Are But Our Stories

“What are we but our stories?” James Patterson Back in the days when I was in high school, we had a history teacher who, on the first day of class after introducing himself to us, asked us to write a … Continue reading

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I Wish For A Miracle

Are you in any way like me? Do you believe that somehow someday your life will change for the better? Well I am not sure if I still do. I would like to believe that someday something will happen and … Continue reading

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Nothing Means Anything

If I am not mistaken, Simone de Beauvoir when asked why she wrote answered that ‘the fear of losing a loved one’ drove her to write. I always thought that people write because they have something to say. I write … Continue reading

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