Story archives - tag: "moving on"

Accidental fugitive

Upon seeing the university police stroll into my apartment looking for me for the third time in as many months, I decided that I was in fact ready to graduate.

tags: college "criminal activity" humor moving on [add]

2010-05-06 15:03:20 / Rating: 462.5 /


I wear my ring on the right hand now.

tags: divorce moving on jewelry [add]

2010-04-13 14:11:03 / Rating: 361.25 /


The nine year old said he had moved on from his best friend, who was killed by a falling branch a year ago, but as he stared at the spot where he died, I knew he hadn't.

tags: childhood death sadness moving on [add]

2007-12-19 11:11:39 / Rating: 884.25 /


My husband's deployment turned out to be a good thing because I realized that I'm a lot happier without him, a lot stronger than I realized, and more importantly that I don't deserve to be verbally abused.

tags: divorce strength moving on [add]

2007-10-22 14:07:17 / Rating: 566 /


I didn't know I was pregnant, but now that I've lost it, I won't ever tell him because I refuse to let a baby be a trump card.

tags: miscarriage break-ups depression pain moving on [add]

2007-09-26 01:06:25 / Rating: 736.75 /


I searched in vain for my one sentence story until I realized that I'd better search for validation in a more meaningful place.

tags: validation moving on meta [add]

2007-07-24 16:44:07 / Rating: 580.5 /

Been A While

It's been nine years, but the cemetery keeper still remembers my name.

tags: death remember sorrow moving on [add]

2007-07-20 15:43:52 / Rating: 684.25 /


Twelve years later and I still think someone from the prison is calling to tell me he has died.

tags: prison childhood pain emotions remembering moving on [add]

2007-06-26 16:59:04 / Rating: 809.5 /


Exactly a year later, I deleted the logs.

tags: end relationship choice moving on [add]

2007-06-18 11:06:42 / Rating: 536.5 /


It's been so long that I don't even look down your street anymore.

tags: moving on memory [add]

2007-05-31 14:54:55 / Rating: 2342.5 /

I'll miss you

After I post this, I'm going to go tell the girl that I love, my best friend, that I never want to see her again because she can't love me back.

tags: meta love moving on [add]

2007-01-01 19:57:59 / Rating: 744.25 /