The Lark
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The Lark

Do Ordinary Single Moms Have Secrets?

This one does.

She knew every creaky, squeaky board in her home; and she knew exactly where to step to avoid them. She strategically mounded bed pillows to resemble an occupied bed, and on tip-toe, she was out the door.

No one knew.

With her hair tied up in a scarf and wearing tinted glasses, her disguise was complete.



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Donna Lynn

I’m Donna — mom of three grown children and grandma to 4. I’m a former kindergarten teacher and I love to write.