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Skeletons in my room
turning grey,
after years locked away.
Holding the past,
as if time has gone still.
Unable to grasp
my reluctant farewell.


capture your grief, day 21: relationships

21. RELATIONSHIPS | How have your relationships changed? Did you lose any? Have you made new friendships?

Because the death of my child colored everything, my relationships have changed.

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Child Loss

Goodbye Daisy

I lost another little friend today… The only bad thing about having a pet is when they leave you, and it never gets any easier. 845 more words


How God Used a Cat to Heal Me

I’ve always been allergic to cats. Really allergic. Not just a-little-sniffle-and-itchy-eyes allergic, but eyes-swollen-shut-wheezing-and-help- I-can’t-breathe allergic. Never did I ever plan to be a cat owner. 1,092 more words


A Quiet House


So often the house seems so very quiet.  I miss having conversations with my husband.  I’m learning how to remedy that loss.  I talk out loud with my Father, God.  213 more words

It was a lifetime ago...

Far more than December 7, October 21 is the day that “lives in infamy” for me. In the wee hours of the morning of that day in 1991, my husband’s surgeon called via telephone. 750 more words

Christian Life

postage paid

I am writing to you
from this side of life,
though I know your answer will only be
in birdsong
or the autumn breeze
in the cedar boughs. 54 more words