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For the Love of Tattooing: Lisa

In 2015, my son Gabriel who his a heart transplant recipient expressed that he hated being the only one in our family with a scar so I got a tattoo that matches his chest scar.   75 more words



“After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.”

~ Nelson Mandela

Heart Transplant

A hearty matter

Two years ago today I had my 12 week scan, and went home with a lovely grainy photo of Freddie sucking his thumb. I think I blogged that evening, unable to quite comprehend the blossoming life nestled in utero. 415 more words


“There’s nothing like suffering to remind us how not in control we actually are, how little power we ultimately have, and how much we ultimately need God.”

~ Tullian Tchividjian

Heart Transplant

Believe - Doubt

“Believe your beliefs … Doubt your doubts, if not you will … Doubt your beliefs.”

~ Rich Simmonds

Heart Transplant

Look - See

“It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.”

~ Henry David Thoreau

Heart Transplant


Hands of my hands
put Your eyes over mine
like a lens
that i may see
see and not only watch.
transplant my heart with Yours… 7 more words