Archive for May, 2008

18:47 I have been fighting a lot of battles over the past three months. It’s been seven months since my divorce, and I’m still trying to deal with the debt I was left with, as well as the additional debt that accumulated while I was stuck on part-time at work. I do absolutely nothing besides […]



Today marks the first Military Spouse Appreciation Day. While it’s certainly wonderful that there is finally some recognition for those who wait back home, it’s sad that they’ve confined it to those who are married. What about the girlfriends and boyfriends who wait at home with no real expectations of commitment, who do not have […]

Grains of Sand


We have leave dates! This was very unexpected. Because Clyde’s deployment was for less then twelve months, we were not expecting that he would get leave. It’s a welcome surprise.