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Remembering San Bernardino's victims 1 year later

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (MEDIA GENERAL/AP) — Friday marks one year since 14 people were killed and 22 others injured in a mass shooting at a holiday gathering in San Bernardino, California. 256 more words


Mail to Heaven

Dearest Gran, Granny, Gran Gran,

We are all doing well and I know there where you find yourself you are happy too. A lot has happened since you left but I guess you already know that. 456 more words

Job 29:2-3 Only Looking Back

How I long for the months gone by, for the days when God watched over me, when his lamp shone on my head and by his light I walked through darkness! 405 more words


No End in Sight

It has been over two months since we scattered Dad’s ashes. For a couple of weeks after that day, I felt peace hemming me in. I felt bound by it; contained and safe. 600 more words


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what if i gave you a name, and it made remembering easier. i am a person who tries to keep things. i am girl, also, who forgets she is a woman nowadays, with a body that does womanly things, at times undoes them, unfastens the sound… 116 more words


On beginning again.

We’re all a damned mess, aren’t we?

We’re constantly looking for better, greater, stronger but infinitely clinging to what we left behind — sometimes even the things we left behind for good reason. 358 more words


Remembering Abi on her 16th birthday 

Having just seen Abi’s 16th birthday come and go, I realised it never gets easier. This is her fourth birthday in heaven.

Abi’s 13th birthday was ten months after she died, in 2013. 451 more words

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