Monthly Archives: August 2007

I’m still alive

The weekend turned out better than I expected, especially Sunday.  That was the day we planned to tell the kids about the divorce (you know, whenever I type that word, I can’t help but do it with a little twang).  … Continue reading

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You Better Sit Down, Kids

Sunday is the day I’ve been dreading for some time.  It is the day my wife and I tell the kids we are getting divorced.  I’m planning to go to church before I go to the house.  A little divine … Continue reading

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Thankful and blessed

First, let me thank those of you who have read this long-winded piece of self-indulgence, and supported me through this tough time.  I’ll have to spend some time and read your blogs, and send some love back to you.  You … Continue reading

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And in the end…..

It’s been a confusing couple of days.  On Sunday, my wife and I agreed to meet to talk. I wanted to pick a spot with no emotional connection.  I would hve never picked the beach where, in the shadows, we made … Continue reading

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Hello…is anyone out there?

I feel like I’m locked away in solitary confinement.  I can’t see my kids until Sunday.  I don’t hear from my friends.  I go home to my little room after work.  Thank God I’m playing golf with co-workers today.  Otherwise, … Continue reading

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Stranger in a Strange Land

I am now the Perpetual Guest.  I am living in someone else’s home, somewhere in limbo.  I know that my legal address is still 40 Herford Avenue, but it’s not my home anymore.  My name is on the deed, the … Continue reading

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