The Virago
Published in

The Virago

How Can I Live Without My Heart?

I’m tired of saying goodbye.

Photo by Ashton Bingham on Unsplash

The best weekend of my life was also the worst. At the beginning, I couldn’t wait for my two sons to come visit me and my daughter in North Carolina. All three of my kids in the same place seemed like magic to me.

My oldest son, who is 23, arrived first with his girlfriend. I picked them up at the Charlotte airport brimming with…

--

--

--

We are a community of strong women who share our personal stories about how we’ve survived and thrived in our lives. We share our messages to heal and help others learn from our experiences

Recommended from Medium

OYM Day 42: Poor Girl, Rising Sun — Finale

I’m Not Sure What I Owe My Mother

Grandparent’s Day 2021

The birth of my husband (Part 11)

How your childhood affects you forever

How your childhood affects you forever

Norman Rockwell was a great American painter whose works often reflected family values.

Letter to a GI and a Changing World

What if…?

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Glenna Gill

Glenna Gill

My memoir, “When I Was Lost,” is available now. Stay in touch with me at www.glennagill.com

More from Medium

Too Much of a Good Thing: A Bad Mother Story

I Left My Children When My Mental Health Failed

My Future Involves Reversing My Past

My Journey With Helping My Mom Die in Peace