The Mom

The Original Posting – The Mom

And The Monsters Smile – Originally Posted October 2015

2953123485_dff303e541It is that time of year again. For me it is a time when the weather gets simply excruciating, when pumpkins are carved only to be thrown away and when the kids of each neighborhood get to dress up in their favorite hero or monster and roam the streets. It is a sweet holiday where small children learn the wonder of masses of quantities of candy and their parents limitations on sugar highs. CONTINUE READING…

The Eyes Have It – Originally Posted January 2015

boygirlI don’t have much in my life these days. I don’t have any money to speak of; I certainly don’t have a job, direction, or even a clue as to how I am going to survive until next week much less next year. I am a bipolar woman who spends the majority of her days all alone, just as I wish, but now has to go get a job.  I am a person who is intelligent and for the most part doesn’t understand the vast majority of information that most seem to understand easily. CONTINUE READING…


Children Are Meant to Break Our Hearts – Originally Posted January 2013

mother-and-daughterThe idea that children are meant to break mother’s hearts was once an insane idea to me.  How in the world did I, in all my perfection, with a mother who adored me, possibly have the capability of breaking a mother’s heart?  Shouldn’t the only thing a mother have is regard, true love and devotion, and maybe a dose of humor when speaking, thinking or even seeing their child?  CONTINUE READING…

Unbearable Sorrow – Originally Posted December 2012

sadness 2In this world of unfathomable pain, how do we reconcile the beauty of God’s soul with the tragedy of a lost child?  The loss of innocence and beauty cannot be replaced with the hope of God’s great love, nor can it be easily understood in the words of scripture.  CONTINUE READING…

givingTeaching A Child to Give – Originally Posted December 2012

I came across a really great idea for your children over the holidays.  If you don’t have children, pass this along to someone who does.  It is important to teach not only the joy and magic of receiving Christmas, but the absolute beauty of giving this time of year. CONTINUE READING…

listThe Girl In the Red Coat – Originally Published November 2012

Have you ever seen an image that was horrible, it took but a split second to register in your mind and change your day forever?  Maybe for you it was art, for me it has always been art imitating life.   Movies.  CONTINUE READING…

Other Readings

Respecting My Own – July 2019

Being Better Then Me – November 2018

The Record – June 2018

And Sometimes, You Fail – May 2018

The Kinfolk – August 2016

A Mother’s Intelligence – June 2016

Madness of Motherhood – April 2016

Seeing Tigers – March 2016

Learning From Our Betters – November 2015

And the Monsters Smile – October 2015

Learning From Our Betters – November 2015

The Bail Fund – March 2015

A New Kind of Mom – March 2015

A Boy and A Girl – Originally Posted January 2015

The Hereditary Dreamer – Originally Posted January 2015

The Friend Magic – Originally Posted December 2014

The Dreaded Expectations of Motherhood – Originally Posted December 2014

A Mixture of Love – Originally Posted May 2014

Innocence of Acceptance – Originally Posted April 2014

Prada Mommas – Originally Posted April 2014

The Music to Dance – Originally Posted April 2014

Its Christmas Again – Originally Posted December 2013

A Soap Box Deux – Originally Posted December 2013

Sweet Annie – Originally Posted September 2013

Here Comes the Bullies – Originally Posted August 2013

A Soap Box – Originally Posted August 2013

Baby Fever Meets Reality – Originally Posted August 2013

Holding Onto Thoughts – Originally Posted August 2013

The Lessons – Originally Posted August 2013

Miracle Passage – Originally Posted July 2013

The Dog – Originally Posted July 2013

A Voice in the Insanity – Originally Posted July 2013

Mother, May I? – Originally Posted June 2013

The Great Change – Originally Posted May 2013

Walking Through Magic – Originally Posted April 2013

Magic Comes Again – Originally Posted April 2013

Boots Are Made for Walking – Originally Posted March 2013

Guilt – Originally Posted March 2013

Children Are Bad – Originally Posted March 2013

Dumbo’s Tears – Originally Posted March 2013

A Thousand Notes – Originally Posted February 2013

Who’s In Charge Here? – Originally Posted February 2013

Go Ahead, Punch Me Again – Originally Posted February 2013

Fear’s Breath – Originally Posted December 2012

Is it to Early for Magic? – Originally Posted November 2012

A Geek or A King – Originally Posted November 2012

Magic Words – Originally Posted October 2012

A Child’s Magic – Originally Posted October 2012

2 thoughts on “The Mom”

  1. truth ache is a term created by author jeff brown in his book Soulshaping.

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