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Remembering My Dad

I’m sitting in my favorite Italian restaurant.  I can hear Sinatra crooning in the background. A bottle of red is open and I can smell the overpowering scent of  mouth watering Italian food from the kitchen. 793 more words

Heaven IS For Real...My Dad Told Me So

On a cold January afternoon I made two promises to my dying father. The first was that I would be kind. The second was that I would stay strong and keep God in my heart. 1,612 more words

  1. “He’s/She’s in a better place.”

    Now, I don’t mean to sound like a jerk but how could someone possibly know that? The eternal condition of any human being is not for me or anyone else to know with any sort of surety.

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Dealing With Death

He is throwing me a party!!!!

Three years ago today, my sweet momma went home to be with our Lord.  She had been sick for a long time.  A few days before she passed, she gathered all of us girls at the hospital and said “God has taken this from me and now y’all must let me go”. 708 more words

Encouragement

Alcoholism...

Can we just discuss alcoholism for a minute? I really hate it.. I don’t fully understand it since I am not THE ONE in the grips of alcohol, however, I am directly involved as the daughter. 1,412 more words

Death

strawberries

you are part of me, yes
but you seem so
far away and surreal
not quite a fairytale
not quite a fantasy character
from my little picturebook, 208 more words

Poem

strawberries

you are part of me, yes
but you seem so
far away and surreal
not quite a fairytale
not quite a fantasy character
from my little picturebook, 208 more words