• A Day in the Life,  Memoir,  Memories,  Storytelling

    A Day in the Life | Marriage Proposals and Engagements (Episode #5)

    On Saturday, August 15th, Bob and I celebrated 34 years of happiness together. Not to detract from that happiness but to share with you what a tough start we had, today’s “A Day in the Life” post includes an excerpt from my memoir work-in-progress. Detailing the tension and strife filling the days following Bob’s marriage proposal and our announcement of our intentions, the excerpt shares a window into the world with Mama. Even after her children reached adulthood. Remarried, but with a Struggle Living with Mama following my divorce and dad’s death went on far too long. Yet I struggled with finding a way out. If I moved out, the…