I Hate the Clock

I Hate the Clock By Christina Cooper I am being stabbed Over and over again. My nerves are shot. I am tired They tell me to breathe I hate breathing. The clock is staring at me Tick-tock Tick-tock It is laughing at me. I hate the clock. Why didn’t I take the drugs? The Pain. […]

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My Husband My Hero

My Husband My Hero I was sitting at the table, looking at three of a kind, and trying to decide if I wanted to fold my hand or not, when I felt the pain. I grimaced. Everyone at the table stopped the poker chatter and watched me. “How many have you had?” “I don’t know. […]

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Seek Forgiveness and Find Strength

Seek Forgiveness and Find Strength Chocolate moments are not always crazy, cute, or funny moments. Sometimes chocolate moments are out of sheer agony, frustration, and stress. As a mother there are times when things get to be difficult. Your heart reaches out to your child and your defenses run high. There are times when other […]

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“Mom, It’s In His Nose!” Episode 4

We were sitting in church as the pastor was speaking a sermon about diligence. The congregation was fairly quiet aside from the typical “Amen’s” and “Thank-you Jesus’”. My kids were squirmy as usual. My face was its typical shade of crimson, from the embarrassment of my kids not wanting to sit still and behave. I […]

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