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Walking Down Memory Lane with my Grandfather

Do you ever have those days, or entire weeks in my case, when memories of loved ones, long past gone, seem to flood your mind? I’m not quite sure what it is, but lately, no matter what I’m doing, I have been having glimpses into the past, mostly involving my grandparents. 1,278 more words

In His Memories...

Now that he was gone, his fragrance was felt no more,

his voice seemed like a distant past, yet his memories alive in the heart’s core. 202 more words

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I Lost Someone Close

My grandfather passed away on Monday, October 13th.  He was 80 years old and died peacefully while surrounded by those closest to him.  I traveled all day to make it to the hospital to see him, and I made it in time to say goodbye.   491 more words

Family

Wedding dresses, William Blake & my Grandad

I’ve felt a bit of writers block this last week- silly I know I’ve only just started blogging and my brain is ceasing up already. However when tidying my house (a rarity I can tell you!) I found this print… 1,253 more words

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Intellectual passions

Throughout my life I have been asked about my passions. Where do they come from, have I always had them. That is not an easy question to answer; I feel that passion is always there, you have to be exposed to stimuli to activate those cells in the brain. 343 more words

History

Everybody Dies

Today’s Daily Prompt caught my eye due to many reasons. One, it revolves around life and death, a subject I am very interested in. Second, immortality, a subject controversial to those who… 494 more words

Thoughts And Rants

His Number One Fan

Friday night was Taylor’s final soccer game at ASU. My middle son has been playing sports for all his life, but this particular chapter will come to a close as he graduates in May. 522 more words