Author Archives: kelley715

About kelley715

Twice divorced gigi to 2, mom to 2, reformed EMT, not-your-average school secretary.

The Phone Call

Last week, Wednesday actually, I had my yearly mammogram. At 45, I have been quite vigilant in making sure I have one done. I go to a local clinic, well renowned for their screening and diagnostics. All they do is … Continue reading

Posted in Survival | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

It Doesn’t Mean I Am Weak

There are so many terrible things going on in the world. Mass shootings, accidents, domestic violence, suicides and just plain old meanness. It’s everywhere. Ever news show, every website. We are bombarded with the constant blaring of ‘BREAKING NEWS’ coming … Continue reading

Posted in Musings, Survival, tragedy | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Nightmares Aplenty

So I have been without my anti-anxiety pill for 3 days now. My doctor never sent my refill that I requested over a week go. I feel OK during the day, my anxiety is a little raised, but I’m managing. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Sometimes, It Just Clicks

For a while now, I have been feeling lost. Not sure who I was or where I was going. Quietly existing, watching the world go by. I have battled ‘major depressive disorder’ (as the doctor calls it) for longer than … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

She Saved My Life

My granddaughter, my firstborn grandchild, was born 4 years ago on the 26th of this month. I was in the room when my daughter brought her into the world. My daughter was a warrior throughout, giving birth 3 weeks early … Continue reading

Posted in Family, love, Survival | Tagged | Leave a comment

Being Me

I never in a million years would have thought I’d be a middle-aged twice divorced single woman. After my first marriage ended (thankfully…what a nightmare), I met my second husband not long after. He was fresh off a divorce and … Continue reading

Posted in Divorce, Musings | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Bottoms Up

Wow, it’s been a whole year since my last post. I always plan on doing one at least monthly and well, life. What can ya do? Since last year, not much has changed, but so much has. Bad things happened. … Continue reading

Posted in Divorce, Family, Musings | Leave a comment