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Words to your grandfather

Dear Trevor,

It’s been almost 6 months since I last wrote to you. These past months have been hard on our family. The unraveling of our families past is haunting and I don’t possess all the words to tell the whole story to you little one. 239 more words


The Last Rites

It was the night that orchestrated the theatrical performance of the crackers and fireworks illuminating the night sky. The auspicious night marked the victory of virtue over malice. 353 more words


Book launched to help kids cope with grief

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

The day after Umair’s grandfather died, the seven-year-old saw his little sister dragging their grand- father’s bolster across the living room towards him. 786 more words

Current Affairs

Untold saga

I have never met my grandfather…! As he expired long before I was even born and my father was just fifteen at that time….Basically, I grew up listening about his stories from my paternal uncles and my grand pa’s sister, who is still alive. 222 more words


Back to what matters most: Wheels.

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about my grandfather’s purchase of his first car, a brand-new 1949 Ford Fordor sedan.

I’m gonna duck back to that for a couple more seconds, to share another memento that shows what the big day meant to my grandpa. 454 more words



It’s been an Elijah weekend. We’ve had our one-year-old grandson staying with us since yesterday afternoon.

When you are one, everything goes in your mouth. Food (of course). 203 more words