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Hello world......

Let me start this by saying a couple of quick notes, I am building this blog 1 tiny step at a time.  So please be patient.   327 more words


When Discontent is the Right Thing

It started with a single video, and not a one of us wanted to believe what we were seeing and hearing. Then, one after another, more videos were released and truth hit us squarely right between the eyes. 816 more words


A Requiem to Silence

In that silent night

He lay alone, awake

Heart longing for her light

While his raw throat aches

Burning swollowed unshed tears

Flaming raspy unvoiced cries… 30 more words


poem- named

“Herb had to take me to the hospital this morning,” my mom said.  “My blood pressure was all wonky and I had a headache.  I was afraid I was having a stroke.” 82 more words


"Moving on"

This phrase is one I’ve not been able to wrap my head around.
“You should just move on with your life, it’ll make things easier.” 174 more words


When a smile breaks your heart

I frequently write about my son… as I see him every day, it is natural that he is very much part of my everyday life, even without the story of his incredible journey to tell. 813 more words

Surviving Brain Injury

August 2015 Book Haul

Books always make me happy! This afternoon, my sister picked me up for lunch with my two nephews.  It was a nice change of pace. After pizza and games, we took them to a charity book shop geared toward child literacy (Books Are Gems).   445 more words