Rebuilding house and life after a fireThis blog is a journal about a challenging time in my life due to a house fire, my son's depression, and beginning my empty nest stage of life. The fire at my house occured exactly 6 weeks before the first entry, and reliving it through writing is both difficult and helpful.The journal has caught up to real time now, but I do look back now and then to reflect and add perspective.
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Has it really been two years since the fire? Just a couple of weeks ago I was thinking about how people get through bad events in their lives – it was the week of the Boston Marathon bomb and West, … Continue reading
I have finally begun to write my third blog: My Life in the Middle Lane: Observations of a Single Empty-Nester http://shoshwrites2.wordpress.com Check it out! I look forward to your comments.
I mentioned in my ‘final’ post that I planned to begin two new blogs. I’ve just posted the first chapter of my new soccer blog, “From Soccer Mom to Soccer Fan.” http://shoshwrites3.wordpress.com/2012/08/16/from-soccer-mom-to-soccer-fan-1/ Even if you are a not soccer or sports … Continue reading
As I write this chapter, it is exactly one year since I got the call from my neighbor, while I was getting off the airplane, telling me there was a fire at my house and my son was on the … Continue reading