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For Every negative there is a positive
Friday, August 16, 2019      4 comments

Today our state representative stopped by because of being on recess. Once the sessions begin Bill 4076 should be going on the floor for vote. It passed the committee and she is taking my victim statements and the article I wrote for the paper... Read more
Possible opportunity
Thursday, August 15, 2019      4 comments

The detective that worked our case has been bothered by it and told me he can honestly say there is not one member of the force he would trust if it were his wife or daughter. As a result he wants to put together a training program for area prec... Read more
The rest of the story
Wednesday, August 14, 2019      5 comments

I cancelled our contract and paid for Wednesday and using this as further evidence of a failed system our state community mental health department is. I reached out to disability network in tears and said “I can’t believe I am the only parent go... Read more
My never ending battle
Tuesday, August 13, 2019      7 comments

I reached the director of the agency who informed me there job is not pet care and that is not what their employees are there for. Today we go back to her therapist she is to have through cmh that referred us but we are paying the 60.00 for. Aft... Read more
I hate death
Monday, August 12, 2019      6 comments

It is so final! Life dramatically changes. The normal has been severed, altered and can never go back to the way it was. So much hurt, heartache and sadness. We just came back from paying the bill and asked if we wanted his collar. Yesterday was... Read more
Another setback
Sunday, August 11, 2019      9 comments

We hired a client living services agency at 70.00 for 3 hours to be with my daughter so we get a day off. Be eyes and ears and pretty easy money. Last Wednesday participated in the hour exercise class, and assisted my daughter to do her laundry... Read more
Love being on this side
Thursday, August 08, 2019      3 comments

Today an actual psychiatrist is coming to my daughters apartment. Years ago when we were referred to one he cost 250.00 for 15 minutes only to be told he works with mental illness not mentally impaired. We are usually the ones driving for an ho... Read more
The other side
Wednesday, August 07, 2019      6 comments

Last week I was writing my thoughts as I was preparing for court and 2 guys being sent to jail. Yesterday was our first free Tuesday and our life back to the way it was. We Went to the gym, did a hour of yoga, had lunch and went to a movie.. We... Read more
Had lunch with retirees from my husbands Job
Tuesday, August 06, 2019      7 comments

Each one shared what they have been doing since they retired. Almost each one of them has taken an extended vacation somewhere. Each share grandchildren stories, successful kid stories, upgrades on their houses etc. pictures on cellphones being ... Read more
A new month
Monday, August 05, 2019      5 comments

A season change and everything seems so different. I have lived in such a dark hopeless place for so long and it’s as if I am walking out into the sunshine after months in a dark cold dreary cave. Everything seems more alive, more colorful, more... Read more
Indescribable feeling
Friday, August 02, 2019      7 comments

A peaceful serene freshness. A huge sigh of relief. A calm gentle soft feeling. A sense of safety and security. We have lived in fear, turmoil, threats, stalking, despair, and hopeless foe so long. From 4/4/17 when the first sexual assault occur... Read more
Day of court
Thursday, August 01, 2019      7 comments

Obviously I couldn’t sleep. So many thoughts I wrestle with. I prepare myself by practicing in my head the steps we make from the van into security. Walking through the medal detectors, taking the stairway up to the second floor. Checking in wit... Read more
My never ending story
Wednesday, July 31, 2019      4 comments

We Just met with the prosecutor to be prepared for court tomorrow and as expected if #2 shows up he will be spending 6 weeks in jail for violating his probation which was more time served than what he did to my daughter. Once that time is comple... Read more
Here we go again
Tuesday, July 30, 2019      6 comments

My husband and I took time for us to a mini getaway we haven’t had since the sexual assault of my daughter and came home to the usual drama. Since October 9 I lost who I was and have been consumed by these 3 court cases. Thursday is finally sen... Read more
How far would you go?
Thursday, July 25, 2019      8 comments

If given a situation like ours what advice would you give yourself? Yesterday the caregiver was 15 minutes late and instead of staying the 15 minutes longer left. 23.00 per hour we are paying and trying it for one month to know if it even makes ... Read more

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