Category Archives: airline, flight attendant, crew member, military spouse

Why It Doesn’t Matter That Your Husband Is An Officer And Mine Isn’t, Revisited

This happens so rarely, but when it does, it quickly becomes very awkward and unwelcome. Not the first time I’ve written about it either, and I’m sure it won’t be the last…so just don’t be this spouse. Please, I’m begging. … Continue reading

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A year

It has been longer than one year since I began this post about my grandmother’s death. Continue reading

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Home Again

The curtain lifts to a sea of camouflage. Boots. Legs. Faces. But I can’t find you. We walk down the center of the room…letting you find us. There you are. Slow motion. Can’t get there fast enough. This moment suspended … Continue reading

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Regrets

  **Sid Vicious version: “Regrets, I’ve had a few, but then again, too few to mention…” It’s true. I’ve done a great many things, but I do have regrets. Oh, there are lots of small ones which all seem to … Continue reading

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Falling In Love With Places

Falling in love with places. What if after all, we arrive somewhere and find it’s actually where we want to be. Knowing we may have to leave. at. some. point. Pick up and start anew, or set roots. How quickly … Continue reading

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So as it turns out, new dentist=new fillings, and weekly visits for over a month (to the point that the staff jokes that it’s me again). Who knew that all these years later, the fillings I had done would need … Continue reading

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Searching for the Magic

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Searching for the magic. I know it’s here somewhere. I’ve never found it in stores, or wrapped in boxes on Christmas morn. Quickly discarded wrapping paper. Toys that cost so much, and never last, leaving us forlorn. Fleeting moments that … Continue reading

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