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Happy Birthday Jordan!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

It’s your birthday again, oh, how long it has been.

I start to think of you and a happy thought across my mind runs,

Shortly after fatigue comes… 195 more words


Fears and Anxiety from the Past 

I have been experiencing something that seems to be common among grieving people: fears and anxiety that had bothered me long ago, but which I had conquered, have come back to haunt me. 2,162 more words


For Stephen

I lost my son 3 years ago on March 17th.  My 17 year old daughter, at the time, lost her brother.   A stepfather, father, stepmother, aunts, uncles, cousins, step-brother and sister, as well as many friends, co-workers, and his beloved students all suffered this loss immensely as it was so unexpected. 270 more words

Loss Of A Child

19 Months Without Amy

19 months later … I am beyond sad.

I seem to have misplaced my rose-colored glasses.  Definition of rose-colored glasses: Optimism, the tendency to see things in an unrealistic positive light; rosy retrospection, the tendency to view past events in positive light.   615 more words


For what won't be

There is a sentiment that says that to mourn for what you never had is pointless. That grief for losing something that never was is just ridiculous self-inflicted misery. 317 more words


Two months ago my niece Bobbie, a young mom of two daughters, was taken from us by a horrendous asthma attack that left her brain-dead, forcing her parents and husband to remove her from life support once all hope was gone. 790 more words

Spring firsts...

Surely Spring will arrive at our doors soon. With it comes new beginnings, new life and hopefully some peace. This is what we normally expect from this season. 204 more words