To Grandma, on your Second Heaven-versary

Grandma- Today is your second Heaven-versary. Thinking back, there are three traits that you gave my mom and she gave me. Here they are.

Positive. Positive. Negative.

Why is it that the things we remember the most are the hard things? The things that hurt? Why do our brains go to that first, rather than characterize a moment in time with the more positive? You know what I mean.

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Let It Matter

A healing moment courtesy of Johnnyswim's song "Let it Matter."

The Holiday Feels

I love time with family. Those first holidays without that person though...man, it's tough.

The Other Life Lost

I typically try to write these as though they are to my brother. Today I'm going to talk to the person who took his life.