Author Archives: DorothyMarie

About DorothyMarie

I'm 48 years old, divorced with two adult daughters. I own one Pitbull Terrier named Oaklee Anne. It’s just her and me right now and it’s still an adjustment!

Good News/Bad News

Hello friends! I can’t believe so much time has passed since I last wrote an update. I really would like to write more but this laptop of mine crashes every time I use it. It’s a MacBook Pro…an older one. … Continue reading

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Getting Frustrated

Good morning and happy Monday! I’ve been getting a little frustrated lately due to unemployment. For weeks, things were fine but then after I updated my address, they put a stop payment indicator on my weeks that I’ve certified. I … Continue reading

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My Heart Hurts

Hello friends! Happy Tuesday. In my last post, I briefly mentioned someone I had met at GriefShare. I also mentioned how much I liked and cared for this person. I’m not mentioning any names because I’m sure that would probably … Continue reading

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Life Update

Happy Sunday friends! A couple things have happened over the last month. For starters, I had to re-home my dog Oaklee Anne. She was three years old and I loved her to bits but I could not take her to … Continue reading

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Lesson….Not Failure

Good day friends! For those that don’t know, I have been divorced for a little over two years now. And, when it first happened, I was crushed! Heartbroken beyond words. For the first time, I contemplated suicide because I didn’t … Continue reading

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Feeling Lonely

Good morning friends and happy Saturday. Also, happy new month. I can’t believe we’re into May now. It’s my birth month! I’m turning 49 on the 25th. I can’t believe that either. Time sure flies doesn’t it? I have a … Continue reading

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Life Update

Good afternoon to whomever may still follow me. I appreciate you being here and apologize that it has been such a long time since my last post. I was hospitalized in November for nearly a month for my mental illness(es). … Continue reading

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Grieving ~ Fears

Happy Saturday friends! This past Tuesday, GriefShare started back up. We usually have the summer off. GriefShare is a support group for those who are suffering grief and loss. This is probably my fifth or sixth session of attending. I … Continue reading

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Feeling Desperate – Struggles

Good morning from here! I’m in Michigan for those that don’t know. However, not sure if I’ll stay in Michigan much longer. As many probably know, I lost my house due to foreclosure. After losing my long time job and … Continue reading

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Rough Memory

Hello friends! Sorry it has been so long since I’ve done a post. I’ve been writing more in my regular journal lately. A lot has been going on. I’m still in the house but do need to move at some … Continue reading

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