movies, single mom

Noteworthy Single Mom Character #3

When I did my stint in Hollywood, I was 21 and about as stupid as the next club kid. From my apartment complex, you could see the searchlights criss-crossing the night sky on premiere night. Under the Tuscan Sun opened at Disney's El Capitan theatre on Hollywood Boulevard, so we all got drunk and went… Continue reading Noteworthy Single Mom Character #3

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After experiencing an emotional breakdown at my parenting class, the counselor recommended a book to me. He said that it may give me some valuable "expert" advice on young children living in post-divorce situations. So hoping it would an asset to my case, I asked Jiji to get the book from the college library (our public library sucks). Let me just… Continue reading Research

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Do it yourself Divorce

Last night I went to the Pro Se Divorce Clinic sponsored by the Women's Resource Center. I was nervous. I don't know why. I guess I don't have much faith in the court system, having seen a lot of friends go through legal agony and eventually losing. Even though Rooferman and I never actually took the vows,… Continue reading Do it yourself Divorce