Sweet Sister, Don’t Let Go of This Hope

Hey there sweet sister, Can I lean in and whisper something to you?  It’s the beginning of the New Year and everything is still fresh.  I can still sense your overwhelming hope for the weeks and months ahead. I can still see you fist pump the air as you shout, “THIS WILL BE OUR YEAR!”…

The Eviction Notice: Part Two

To read part one of The Eviction Notice, click here I imagined he was sitting across from me.  I envisioned him laughing at my current cycle.  He was rubbing his hands together as if scheming and plotting for it to go on longer.  He didn’t look gross.  He wasn’t wearing a red cape or holding…

Did You Just Tell Me No?

Bananas, Milk, Bread, Chicken Nuggets, and a box of First Response Early Responder Pregnancy Tests filled my Wal-Mart shopping basket one afternoon.  I decided on the box with just two for $8.98.  I wasn’t feeling pregnant so splurging on the box with three for $12.98 seemed like a waste of four dollars.  Heck, spending the…