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It's All Love, Only Love


Christine Schmidt is the mother of Morgan Schmidt, her 7th-grade daughter who committed suicide.  Mrs. Schmidt founded and is president of It’s All Love, Only Love Coalition.  82 more words


Dear Skin,

Why do you tear so easily?

You accept bruises like Christmas presents and heal like Easter morning.

July 24, 2014

I spent a few hours today flipping through fly leafs I discovered in my chest.

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#22KILL Push-Up Challenges: Harry Xenitelis

This eloquent series of messages comes from a former commanding officer, and personal friend of mine, Harry “X-Man” Xenitelis, COL(R), SC, USA who is taking on the #22KILL push-up challenge to bring awareness. 25 more words

Rants And Raves

Write Love on Her Arms

Write love on her arms
Tell her you’ll keep her from all harm
That you’ll stand with her thru the storm
When life is cold, You’ll keep her warm… 221 more words

Zzyzx Rd.

“I’m only here for a while,

But patience is not my style,

And I’m so tired that I got to go.”

I first heard the song by Stone Sour 10 years ago while listening to the radio at my first job with someone very dear to me at the time. 1,123 more words

SUICIDE: #22KILL and the commitment of Veterans and other advocacy groups to stop a deadly, and silent epidemic.

WEDNESDAY, 20 JULY 2016 – 1 of 22

NOTE:  This is going to be an ongoing blog entry, almost like a journal entry, with various rants and quips from yours truly, as well as video clips from Veterans, personal friends, and other #22KILL supporters.  2,378 more words

My Life