I knew we had an appointment in Chancery court on July 11th. I knew we did. Sort of. We've had previous appointments with the court and they always sent us something in the mail. Mr. Brickie, after the last court date, said, "I'll just show up at the date they say to. Just in case." I am the one who told him to wait for the papers to come in the mail. I am the one … [Read more...] about Foreclosure, Reality, and Emotional Pain
I was hoping for something a little more upbeat for today's prompt - aka the prompt I participate in again after a couple days off for life updates - but you know what, I think I can do this while not being entirely downbeat about the whole thing. Let's see... My Emotions I've never experienced feelings in shades of gray. I can think all in the gray areas and see lots of … [Read more...] about Raw – Come Play In May
Let me warn you right off the bat, this one gets sappy. The main point I'm trying to get across is that if someone does not feel fulfilled (male or female, it just happens to be my husband in this post) thinking outside the box can mean many things. Some people are wonderful entrepreneurs, but when you have people telling you the only way to be fulfilled is to become an … [Read more...] about My Husband. My Love. My Bricklayer.
One of the things I have been asked more than a few times is how we deal with being poor. My knee-jerk instant response is, "We know there is a light at the end of the tunnel." Once in a while someone gets smart and says, "Really? That just keeps working?" or my favorite, "Didn't he just get his current job last April? What about before that?" I always meet smart people. … [Read more...] about 5 Ways We Deal With Poor People Stress