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The Tragedy Behind "To Let Go"

A while back, a poem was written. This is the story behind it.

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We did it. We took it out.

Slowly, the oxygen saturations dropped. 215 more words

Medical School

the rainbow after the storm

The loss of Henry has been devestating, but what I didn’t realize until recently was the fact that there have been so many smaller losses as part of this, which have also required grieving. 402 more words

Baby & Mama


We sink in the tears that once slid on our cheeks and were thought to be tears of joy. They found us under a roof but we never knew we had no flooring.. 32 more words


Our memories as a medium to lost loved ones.

I’ve recently been thinking a lot about how memory works, how I can easily remember some things but feel like banging my head against the wall trying to remember other things. 541 more words


Gerard Manley Hopkins: No Worst, There is None


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No worst, there is none. Pitched past pitch of grief,
More pangs will, schooled at forepangs, wilder wring. 111 more words


10 Years Ago...

My sister-blogger, heart sister and friend Kat issues fun challenges, and I have accepted a few:  I am gonna try to accept this one too.  It should be revealing to you, Constance. 421 more words

Gender Issues


The single inescapable fact about man is that he must die. It is the debt that all men pay. Why then does he fight to preserve life? 1,245 more words