I spent years in the military molding myself into someone better. After the accident, entire parts of my life missing. Memories, my career, my leg… My one and only best friend who has run off and gotten married. Didn’t she know I was in love with her?
Today, I helped my oldest finish packing for a trip overseas. I’m excited for him. Proud that he’s up to the challenge. Realizing this is one more step toward leaving the nest.
Yesterday, I sent draft chapters of the final Quints book to one of my favorite beta readers. Likewise, I’m excited to see what feedback they have. Proud that I rose to the challenge of writing this series —it wound up being...
My oldest and I were out getting his new glasses and I had to provide my e-mail address for the receipt. When the person helping us finished typing it in she looked hard at the screen. My first reaction was that she was going to ask me about our last name, but she suddenly said, “Is that your name, Jody?” And I was like, “Um, yeah?” At which point, she told me how much she loved it.