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Is there really a way to deal with death?

Over the weekend I received news that someone very close to me passed away unexpectedly. This person was not only my boss but my mentor and a true friend. 468 more words

Semi-Adult on Grieving

I believe that grief reveals how much you love a person. After the person is gone the love never goes away. It amplifies with other emotions. 662 more words

Hazel Eyes

It’s been a while since I last saw you or spoke with you but two days ago you talked to me and that was unexpected. Hazel eyes, I missed you, more than I would admit. 112 more words

wishing i felt better but i don't—this time with some compassion

i shared my first pass of wishing i felt better but i don’t with a friend. she said i had a good use of words. i believe that she selected those words partly in case she had to lower the boom. 597 more words


When those we trust and love hurt us,
why does it hurt so much?
Is it becuase we least expect them to betray our love?

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Self Help


Several members of my family, friends, neighborhood, and biblical communities have recently lost or are in the midst of fighting to save someone or something we love or care deeply about. 225 more words

Culture & Identity

In The Midst Of Life

The siren startles me

From my aimless thoughts ~

I watch the ambulance

Jockey for position

At the crowded intersection ~

And I think of the… 72 more words