Stuck in the Middle with You

Stuck in the Middle with You

Having been first born in my family and first among my friends to have children, be married, get divorced, the middle position isn't a familiar place to me. Yet, it seems that's exactly where I am. The middle of my life. Mid-life. I've spent much of the past couple years looking behind and evaluating. The current year has been a period of looking forward to make future plans. Helen's death stopped me in my tracks and I began to evaluate this moment of time in my life. When I met her I was a young teenager, she seemed so much older and mature. She was a single mom, working hard Continue reading