Tag Archives: Wife

The marriage cycle

“A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.” – Mignon McLaughlin One of my most read post is Divorce, cancer, heart attacks and suicide. This post talks about the changes that are occurring among my peer group … Continue reading

Posted in discover wp, Life, Thoughts, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Your mother loves you

“The natural state of motherhood is unselfishness. When you become a mother, you are no longer the center of your own universe. You relinquish that position to your children.” – Jessica Lange I visited my Mom and Dad this weekend. … Continue reading

Posted in discover wp, Life, Longreads, Thoughts, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

For richer, for poorer, in sickness and health, until death do us part

A friend of mine’s mother died last month from complications of Alzheimer’s, a horrible disease. Her husband of almost sixty years had shielded the family of the early stages until her condition could no longer be kept a secret. He was … Continue reading

Posted in discover wp, Life, Thoughts, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Doing Laundry

A medium time ago I started doing my own laundry meaning, my shirts, my pants, my stuff. Our kids were teenagers and I figured my wife had enough on her plate so I decided I should be the responsible person to … Continue reading

Posted in Life, Thoughts, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments