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Rest in Peace

Mark Anthony Hickman will never be forgotten. His life planted seeds of happiness in the soil of so many individuals. His radiant smile gave those seeds the warmth to grow. 24 more words

General Life

Chewy, the Cat Who Loved

Chewy, one of the 2 stray cats we’ve been feeding & sheltering for about 12 years, is missing.

She showed up on our doorstep when we first moved into this house about 12 years ago, and if we hadn’t already had cats, we probably would have taken her in. 264 more words


Floral Spotlight

Lilies are a symbol of the innocence that has been restored to the soul of the departed, and white varieties – especially the Cala Lily pictured here – expressing majesty and purity.

Max Floats His Boat

Since 1999, an esoteric Buddhist denomination called Shinnyo-en has sponsored a “Lantern Floating” ceremony on Memorial Day to create a moment of reflection and collective compassion and remember those who have passed. 844 more words

Max's Stories

Joanne Corey reblogged this on Top of JC's Mind and commented:

My daughter attended this year's ceremony. The combining/adaptation/re-interpretation of cultural elements doesn't surprise me as it happens so frequently in Hawai'i. Thanks to Within the K Streets for this post and to Rowena of beyondtheflow, whose reblog brought me here. JC

Proposed policy for Ogden School District would prohibit memorials for students who die

OGDEN, Utah — A new policy proposal in the Ogden School District would prohibit memorials for students who have passed away.

The plan was brought before the Ogden School Board on Thursday. 433 more words


Day Four: The Stream of American History

Part eleven in a series

Because Dan is working on a book about Corinth, for the Emerging Civil War Series, the town is a “must” on our tour. 991 more words