Confessions of an Insomniac

Insomniac (in-som-nee-ak) noun:  a person who suffers from insomnia- the inability, especially when chronic, to obtain sufficient sleep, through difficulty in falling or staying asleep / synonyms: sleepless, awake, wakeful, wide-awake Hi, my name is Jenn and I am an insomniac.  These are my confessions: I fantasize about doing terrible things to my dear, sweet husband while he sleeps. I'm…

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The Penny Pony

I hate grocery shopping. I’m always in a hurry to get in, get out, and get on to the next of the thousand things I have to get done. So often, the last thing I wanted to do was to waste my time waiting for my kids to ride a beat up old porcelain horse…

The Long Goodbye

So this is it. The day I've been dreading for months. This morning I woke up to the knowledge that my husband is in another country, one he'll be in for the next 365-ish days. And not a fun country like Greece or Italy or France or any of the other hundreds of places I've…