Author Archives: itwillneverhappen2me

When people show you who they are believe them

  I was watching Oprah one day many years ago when I first heard her share the very wise words of her dear friend and mentor Maya Angelo: When people show you who they are, believe them. It can not be any … Continue reading

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Last Night I Forgot I was Divorced

I didn’t sleep well last night. I woke often and carefully tugged at the covers to gain a bit more for myself but didn’t want to disturb my husband sleeping soundly next to me. I cuddled up against him, trying to absorb some of … Continue reading

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Diamonds are Forever

  I’ve never cared much about jewelry. So, when we exchanged simple gold bands on that lovely summer day in 1995 I was happy. Those circles of gold represented the promises we made to each other that day. And that … Continue reading

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Pieces of Me

Sometimes I feel like I’m melting…

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Eye of Her Storm

When words are not enough…

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The Lost Girl

The Lost Girl   I am lost No matter where I go I don’t belong I’m lost I can’t be found It makes me wonder If my time here is done I’m in the water I can’t swim I’m in … Continue reading

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Why Can’t I Move Forward?

I thought I was ready. I went on a date and it was nice. He gave me a gentle kiss goodnight and I enjoyed it. I even thought about him a couple of times yesterday. So, why did I just … Continue reading

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