Infidelity Hurts Children – WILDFLOWERS by E. M. Duesel

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“Oftentimes people like to separate infidelity as something between the married couple to figure out. But, if a parent for whatever reason chooses to have a relationship outside the family unit, it is a betrayal, not only to their spouse, but to the entire family. That betrayal has terrible consequences on the growth of the children in the family.” – Frankie Cedric


Jeff Shares His Plight – HOMELESS by E. M. Duesel

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Silence swept over the room like an unspoken prayer. There was no discomfort or embarrassment for anyone, just the full acknowledgement of grief and loss and pain. It was just out there in the middle of the room looking back. They all spotted it before, but this time acknowledgement came with comrades who recognized it too, and somehow it was understood that they had each other’s backs.

Charlene Misses Rush – ILLEGAL by E. M. Duesel

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Charlene sat back in her chair while sipping a cup of chamomile and reading the longest letter from Rush.  He tried to encourage her to use her email account, but the Queen of It hated it.  Besides, nothing took the place the gift of a letter provided in the reading and rereading of words from someone special.  She swore she could feel his presence while the words trickled off the pages and into her heart.