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Six Years.

Six years have passed since I last saw my son. Held him in my arms. Squished his perfect little cheek against my own and breathed in that baby smell I loved so much. 440 more words

Child Loss

Grief Language

After one year of heavy grieving, some may say it’s a choice of whether I find happiness again, but I assure you no one would ever… 1,327 more words


The Happy and The Sad

The happy and the sad are so closely entwined during the month of August that I have whiplash.  Jake’s birthday, my parent’s 50th wedding anniversary!!, more… 85 more words


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


Reflection. Good or bad? (Article contains content about suicide. Please do not read if you are at risk or sensitive to triggers)

I do not wish anyone at risk of harming themselves to read this. I am trying to show that taking ones own life does not fix any problems. 1,033 more words


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