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Retiring a Ledgend

Monty has not only been a steadfast companion for me but a therapy animal for others for almost 10 years.  Recently his health has gone downhill to the point that I’ve had to retire him from public service work.   124 more words

Tales of Santuary: Salim's story

First published on 5 January 2016 on Diaspora Cardiff: http://bit.ly/1IPxniQ

Just outside Baghdad, Salim was driving back home from work. It was a hot day of 2007. 107 more words


Christmas Plans?

Hello again my lovelies,

I have not done a diary entry in a while so I thought I would do something pretty cool.
Christmas to me is about family and being together, and every year my whole family gets together and we travel to Florida USA (I live in Canada). 72 more words


BD or BPD?

Hey guys! :)

I hope you’re all doing well. <3

I would like to touch on a topic today that I feel could use more attention. 1,718 more words


in the moment of despair.

I think the most beautiful souls have been broken more than once

that their chests have been cut open and sewn up again more than they’d care to talk about. 115 more words

On Writing Poems.

Letting My Child Grow Up.....Bipolar, Cancer and All......

I think sometimes as a parent you have to step back and let your kid go.  I had been agonizing over whether or not my eighteen-year-old should move out or not, and the stress was driving me over the edge.   1,582 more words

How To Live A Year 30 Days At A Time...

I compiled a list of monthly challenges that I’m going to do for one year. It will keep me from being idle all of the time and/or from not having anything to plan or look up to. 491 more words