Category Archives: Kids

With Age Comes Wisdom


Have you ever reread a book many years after the previous time? I’ve been doing that recently and I’ve noticed some interesting things. For example, I just finished rereading the 1990 republication of  The Stand by Stephen King.  I read that … Continue reading

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Geoff


Today my youngest boy turns 16. I’ve written about him before (click here) but things have changed a lot in 3 years. He has been in the he-knows-everything-and-his-mother-is-clueless stage for some time now.  He’s entered high school and broken the … Continue reading

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Here I go again…


Today my husband moved his stuff out. We tried. I tried. And tried. And tried. I can’t try anymore. So we’re splitting up. If he finds help for himself, we could possibly go back. But he doesn’t see that he … Continue reading

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The Point is There is No Point


Some may wonder why I’d rather be dead. The answer is simple. There is no point to my life. Where is the point when I have no friends because I can’t keep any? No one’s willing to stick with me … Continue reading

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Sons


I went to the Future Fair at my autistic son’s school last Thursday and I came to a disturbing realization about myself. I’ve been living in a state of unreality, when it comes to him, for the last 18 years. … Continue reading

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I Can’t Get No….


I don’t know why I always feel the need to write something when I’m extremely tired, but, here I am writing because I need to vent a bit. What’s the problem this time, Sharon, you may ask. Well… I don’t … Continue reading

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Who’s Being the Fool?


It’s April 1st.  Loved by many as April Fools’ Day – the day for practical jokes. It is, however, not loved by me for that reason. I hate practical jokes. Maybe I wouldn’t if the many, many practical jokes that … Continue reading

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