Tag Archives: Expat

Bloom where you are Planted

This was always a phrase that expats would use back in the day. It taught us that when you find yourself in a place where you didn’t really choose to be, and then¬†realized you were going to stay a while, … Continue reading

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A wanna-be-father after six years?? Really??

The dead-beat had a Skype conference with DD today. Contact with DD has died down in a major way over the last few months, hell over the last year. Even though he no longer has a cell phone, he has … Continue reading

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A woman knows

To all the woman who decided to stay even tho I didn’t…… What I wrote July 2008 https://shotthrutheheart.wordpress.com/2008/07/30/why-we-stay/ —————- Next: A wanna-be-father after six years?? Really??

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One year ago today…

I left wounded and hurt….totally messed up as a human being. Today, I am healed and trying to get my life back on track. It has been a long road over the last year. I found it very difficult to … Continue reading

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Shot thru the heart, but I’m still alive!

This is the tattoo I had put on in January of 2009, a month after arriving back to the states. It is right over my heart, or what’s left of it anyway. ¬†When people ask to see it and question … Continue reading

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Death of me

I should have seen those signs all around me, But I was comfortable inside these wounds; So go ahead and take another piece of me now While we all bow down to you; You tear me down and then you … Continue reading

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Do what you do

Lips bleed from the rings, All these little bruises, the little things, That provoke the segregation. Lead the separation. Cage and clip the wings. Little noises, the little screams, That stop the operation. Conscious amputation. Just do what you do, … Continue reading

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