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I have been absent for a while.  It’s bad news, unfortunately.  I have been trying to write about this for about a month, but a combination of burnout and antisocial-ness has prevented me from doing so.  2,217 more words


Four Birthdays and A Funeral

July 28th is a special day in my life….So many birthdays in my family.

My BFF Lance. My cousin Evan. My quasi-cousin Jennifer. And it was supposed to be the day my first born came into the world.  1,414 more words


Abraham Lincoln's Wisdom

In this sad world of ours, sorrow comes to all…..

It comes with bitterest agony…..

Perfect relief is not possible, except with time…

You cannot now realize… 45 more words


The Five Stages of Mourning College

The summer has begun to wind down, folks.  What does that mean?  Back-to-School commercials, checking your college inbox again, starting countdowns of being reunited with your BFFs.   639 more words



Calm my babbling heart
For my piss poor mind
Has taken control
Of every ounce and part flesh I thought
I had to own.
Pale in ferocity… 71 more words


Poem: Painting in the Rain


Painting in the Rain

The rain has turned dark
and color dulls.
It is no day to paint,
for there is no color in your soul. 39 more words

Grief, loss, etc.

If you’re familiar with psychology or have ever lost someone or been in what seems like a hopeless situation, you’re probably familiar with Elisabeth Kubler-Ross’s five stages of grief. 2,064 more words