• When You Know The Other Shoe Might Drop At Any Moment, The Universe Doesn't Feel Safe

    7 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    Once upon a time, I believed in my happily ever after. Or, at the very least, I believed that because I had to work for a place in this life that I loved dearly, that I'd overcome obstacles and heartbreak to get that life, it was now mine forever, and happily ever after was guaranteed. I believed I could will my way into a happily ever after.
    Maybe that was naive from the beginning. Maybe I should have known that life could never be a fairy tale-that fairy tales were too neat for the chaos and messiness that is real life. But I didn't.
    I didn't know even when my healthy husband was...
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