When most of you married, you promised that you would prefer your spouse over all others. So often when I ask a couple who their most important person in their life is, they say, “Our children.” I may sound harsh, but I’m not intending harshness, so many couples break up because they forgot to lock […]
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Grief can be a story about relationships. Movies…ahh, the movies. People tucked tight with whimsical and popcorn…but sometimes, just sometimes, new lives are born. Few remember the serious quotes from a movie. They just don’t. The funny quotes are the ones that get the attention, and why not? They make people laugh. Laughter, well, we […]
My wife and I had been sending each other little wisps of love almost every day. Sometimes it was a note in the lunch bag, or it was an e-mail, a quick phone call, or later in our marriage (because we were married before even email had taken hold) a little heart icon on Facebook. […]
“Mulu Sweet.“ “Mulu2 my groom.” You’ve maybe guessed that the afore-mentioned statements are shorthand for a particular, and important, phrase. When Monique and I met there wasn’t such a thing as texting, IM, or even short-hand email. We met in college…well, let me clarify, I met her at her college. I’d been kicked out of […]
Many relational obstacles hamper marriages…hamper relationships. Issues couples often face include: finances, amount of time spent together, porn, and how to raise the children. For many couples, including Monique and I, it’s living with a disability. I’ve spoken with others who’ve experienced issues like mine. I was born with Spina Bifida. I was born with […]
“We’re in this together,” we said… Of Doubt & Determination Health crises suck. My relationship with Monique was burdened by disability the day we met. The one you know about if you’ve read our previous articles, I have my birth defect, Spina Bifida. Chronic pain accrued from 16-17 surgeries labor me. Bowel and bladder issues, […]