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On The Bizarre Nature of Grief

My uncle passed away in November.

The truth is, he had been really sick for a long time. I am “an adult” now, but my parents and older generation family members would whisper about  571 more words


Break Character

July 30th 2014

While embracing me around the waist, a ten year old girl squeals, “Uncle Roggie”.

We’re not related, but she seems genuinely happy to see me. 15 more words


Don't Worry Uncle Jesse And Aunt Becky Are Still Deeply In Love On "Fuller House"

Since the announcement of “Fuller House” we have all thought about those days in the 90’s of watching the show.

Unfortunately we have to wait until 2016 for the greatness of Fuller House. 95 more words


Journal #49 - Three Important People

Topic: Who are the three most important people in your life?

My mom, my dad, and my aunt (?)

This is a tricky question. There are a lot of people in my life who hold significant standing. 84 more words


Well that was interesting

Today has been shitty. My aunt and uncle had gotten into a bad car accident and needed a place to stay. They live about 3 hours away from us. 273 more words


A letter to Gavin - Our soon to be born little man.


Your due date is August 28th, 2015. Though I’ve guessed that you’ll be born on the 17th. Soon we’ll know. We live on the coast and plan on bringing you to the ocean when it’s safe to do so. 769 more words


Youth is a mindset, not a time of life!

Today, our youth in Singapore got a break from school and celebrated “Youth Day”.

While we honour the youth in our nation on this day, let us also remind ourselves of Samuel Ullman’s poem “Youth”, in which he writes that: … 350 more words