He felt broken, questioned his worth. Failed marriages, scattered family, he sits convinced he is somehow not enough to be anyone’s partner in this life, dealing with responsibilities and trying to keep the peace for all. People change, put on faces, true companionship must not exist, not for him. He sits gazing at her across the table thinking how lucky she is not to have felt all this heartache.
She felt broken, questioned her worth. Failed relationships, no family, never married, she sits convinced she is somehow not enough to be anyone’s partner in this life. Living the majority of her life alone, facing challenges on her own, feeling lost and somehow lacking, handling responsibilities on her own, trying to keep her sanity while jumping when anyone reaches to touch her because it isn’t something that happens very often. True companionship must not exist, not for her. She sits gazing at him across the table thinking how lucky he is to have family, to have loved and been loved enough to take that step even if it hadn’t been forever.
If only they had enough courage to reach out one more time…
© Tracy Seiden
Excerpt from the book “Moon Kissed Musings”
About the Author
Tracy Seiden lives in Texas. She works in disaster assistance helping others regain their homes after disasters such as flooding and hurricanes. Her desire is to retire to live in a cabin by the water somewhere, able to look out over the water and write.
Her first book, Stardust and Fire, Tales of a Hopeful Romantic was published in November of 2015 and has received excellent reviews and won the honorable award in 2016 at Readers Favorite. Tracy’s second book of poems delves deeper into thoughts of love and loss.
Visit Tracy’s Author Page At: www.ctupublishinggroup.com/tracy-seiden.html
Now Available on Kindle: www.amazon.com/Moon-Kissed-Musings-Tracy-Seiden-ebook/dp/B01MUAHEY9