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Can You Please Get Back to the "Before" You Already?

A few days ago I had a friend confided in me that someone I have a casual friendship with complained that I have “changed” that I am “really different” since John died, that they would really like me to “get back to the old me because they missed that version of me”. 814 more words

If my sister's suicide didn't defeat me, nothing will.

My sister committed suicide 6 months ago, she was 20.

My other sister is moving to another country, she’s 19 .

I shouldn’t say another country, she’s moving back to our home land, Venezuela. 1,172 more words

Coping With Death

Bill Murray

Nostalgia knows me
She whispers secret longings
She won’t leave me be.

Poetry

Dark Call

Photo taken by contributor Phedias Hadjicharalambous, a 33-year-old man from Nicosia, Cyprus. He began delving into photography last year during a difficult time after the death of his beloved grandmother.  117 more words

Photography

Aware

It comes around every year, and every year I am oblivious to it. At first I wasn’t sure why I didn’t tune into it like everyone else seems to. 544 more words

A Letter From Heaven

I lost my Dear Dad to cancer a few years ago. Many of you will have read about this on my “About” page and in various posts. 413 more words

Encouragement

Grief

I sit here and I do not know where I come from.
I have no idea how or why the world turns,
Only that it does and I too must turn with it. 732 more words

Emotions