All posts tagged: kimberly dewberry

[free gift] Extraordinary in an Ordinary World

I met Kimberly at writer’s group, that monthly meeting of shy wordsmiths who tentatively pass around papers and give back encouragement and advice. Kimberly read early messy drafts of my book baby and loved me through the run-on sentences and bad formatting, cheering me on toward submission (manuscript submission, that is). Kimberly knows deep in her heart that the truth comes out through pain, that happiness comes after tragedy. She yearns to reach out to help you, that’s why she created a special gift for all our rocking ordinary friends. Here’s her story. I cannot tell you the times where I have felt alone. When my children were growing up and I was making an attempt to raise them right. When I was going through both of my divorces. (Yes, I’ve been divorced twice.) When dealing with the faces of addiction in my family. When Dad passed away from stomach cancer after only being reunited with him for three short weeks. Whatever the season in our lives, there is bound to be a feeling of …