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Terry Fox Run Teaches Compassion

Recently at school, my older children participated in the Terry Fox Run to raise funds for cancer.  The kids brought money to school, and ran as many laps around the field as they could muster, to honour of Terry’s battle with cancer and support his legacy mission.   546 more words

A Good Thing Isn't Always Good

At nearly 18 months without Melinda, so much has changed, and so little has changed.  After rereading a few of my earlier posts, I can see I’ve moved from the spot when I wished nothing more than to die.   583 more words


Bittersweet Symphony

Euphoria, noun: a feeling of great happiness and excitement. ~ Merriam Webster Dictionary

Euphoric high. That is what crossing a finish line feels like. Your body may be beaten and battered, your muscles may be screaming that they hate you…but when you cross…ahhhhhh…the high of accomplishment settles in.

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Christian Living

Funeral flowers

Jeff’s Great Uncle recently passed away and although I didn’t know him, I went with Jeff to the funeral home. I was so proud that I was putting on my big girl pants and going. 362 more words

Tired of watching my words

There is so much of my life that you couldn’t deal with, but I did.Thats mean to say but I said it.My teenage pregnancy, my first marriage at 16, lots of rapes, being kicked out of school because I was pregnant, being kicked out of church for the same thing. 927 more words

Death Of A Child

Living in the past.

I am finding it impossible to write. My block is not because I’m too busy, nor because I have no ideas to put on paper. It is because my thoughts are elsewhere. 515 more words


The House Where No One Lives Anymore

As I was walking Max tonight, I passed this house and remembered one of those stories I always wanted to write about.  The house pictured I considered a dream home and wished I’d lived there. 651 more words

Healing The Spirit