Empty Pockets, Broken Promises, and Birthday Wishes

A mother’s struggle with faith and finances.

Cindy Heath
The Memoirist

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Pensive mom thinking of prayer, faith, god, money, boy on a bike, and not enough money.
The author’s collage made on Canva.com

“Can we go to Chuck E. Cheese and get pizza for my birthday, Mama?”

I chewed the edges of my already short nails and compared the nonexistent balance of my checking account against the cost of a pizza party.

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Cindy Heath
The Memoirist

I’ve been a farmer, entrepreneur, writer, and more. I'm passionate about nutrition, health, nature, and the rewards of personal writing.