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Urinals And Grief

I am responsible for keeping  9 toilets and one urinal clean.  And unless you are living in a mansion overlooking the Caribbean with 9 bathrooms, that’s a number that no one wants to be responsible for.   840 more words


Keeping a piece of you with me

This pendant hangs around my neck,

a talisman of angelic proportion,

to be a gentle reminder of a life that once was.

This simple butterfly… 81 more words


Blues for Zoey

Blues for Zoey is a zany, exciting, touching novel for teens. Robert Paul Weston has mastered conversational writing. Kaz’s perspective is honest, naive, and amusing. The book manages to combine the awkwardness of young sexuality, the difficulty of caring for a parent who is ill, suspicion of a murder, and a love of music. 8 more words


That Little Thing Called Grief

It’s been a little over two months and a week since my father passed away.

Just sitting here and staring at that simple sentence makes me feel raw. 496 more words


Goodnight Mum and God Bless.

My mother died at 11.05 pm today . I knew she was likely to but now it’s has happened , I can’t believe it. Yes, as they say, she was a good age, 98 yrs and 4 months. 431 more words


Breakfast with a ghost

You would have turned 60 today.  Somehow, though, you knew that you weren’t going to be long for this place.  Its been two years since you’ve been gone and I still feel an dull ache in my chest if I let my mind linger too long on your memory.   277 more words


Daddy's Girl

I’ve been missing my dad a lot lately. He will be gone 2 years in September.

Prior to his passing, I spent a lot of time with him. 201 more words