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Regrets and Guilt

Regrets and guilt can weigh you down. Unless you are perfect, it is easy to find something to regret or feel guilty about. If you carry these weights around, what will it prove, what will it change? 132 more words

Hope

Nikki

It’s taken two weeks of writing for me to realize what I want to say – and this isn’t it. But I’m posting this first because it’s been too long, and next because I want to show you. 412 more words

Death Of A Child

The Winds of Change Are Blowing...

Those of you who have followed me for any length of time know that I have been on the fence about many things in my life….ad nauseum. 701 more words

Breast Cancer

Prose: THERE BUT FOR THE GRACE OF GOD

It was the night of Nadine’s 18th birthday party. The day after Christmas: Wednesday, December 26, 2007. Her mother reserved a room at the Hotel Rex in San Francisco for the night. 2,297 more words

Suicide

Summer is over

Thanks for a good summer – as my oldest whispered to me as he hugged me goodbye before he drove off to college.

Thanks for a good summer.   161 more words

Grief

First Day of School...

Facebook is covered with pictures of folks going back to school.

My son is not going back to college this year.  For the second year, he will be spending fall semester in Heaven. 602 more words

Grief

8 months

8 months ago, tragedy stuck this family. We lost our precious Zachary to suicide. Unfortunately, being mentally ill myself puts me in a unique position. I have had failed suicide attempts so I can imagine what he was thinking and feeling in the moments before he left this world. 581 more words