Today I Yelled

Today I Yelled

Today I yelled. We finished up the day’s #Roadschool lessons and I let the kids go outside where I could see them to play. (Cool it, Karen, we live on a farm so no creepers and no cars.) I just got back Sunday night from four days of traveling for work and we...
I Got The Call Late Last Night

I Got The Call Late Last Night

I got the call late last night. “She slit her wrists and is being admitted for 72 hours of observation,” a family member sobbed on the other end of the phone, begging me to pray. The only intelligible word before that sentence amongst the tortured sobs...
I Choose Sleep Over Sex and Here’s Why

I Choose Sleep Over Sex and Here’s Why

As the fingers of one hand press the squares to key the words on the screen, the other hand is wiping a gooey substance that might be nugget sauce or could be half eaten popsicle goo from my yoga pant leg. You know, the yoga pants who have never actually seen the...