Story archives - tag: "separation"

forgotten facts

A man and a boy trick-or-treated at my house years ago, and I closed the door on them after I had filled their bags, never knowing that they were my father and my brother.

tags: separation halloween divorce clueless [add]

2008-03-10 10:16:45 / Rating: 676.5 /

Family Girl

Over the last month, the cold reality of life has struck since one uncle died, another uncle had a stroke, my mother found out she has breast cancer and my grandmother is on her way to an assisted living facility.

tags: life death family separation sad inevitability [add]

2008-02-13 13:09:19 / Rating: 748 /


Mom and Dad were separated prematurely as teenagers by her father, and it took a lifetime, several marriages and children for them to find each other again and be happy.

tags: marriage separation love happiness children [add]

2008-01-18 10:51:49 / Rating: 745.75 /