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“All things of grace and beauty such that one holds them to one’s heart have a common provenance in pain. Their birth in grief and ashes.” 297 more words


Caturday Tribute - Cecilia

Today’s post was one I was not planning on, however with a very recent and unexpected loss I felt that it was a small way I could pay tribute to a cat named Cecilia or CC for short. 291 more words


Leesburg community will honor beloved lost pets in annual Pet Remembrance Candlelight Ceremony

More Than Just a Cat

Popoki was a beautiful orange and white tabby cat. He slept on his mom’s pillow every night, and on every book she read. 483 more words

Loudoun County

Socksie, Sweet Sweet Socksie <3

As I type this, my 19 1/2 year old cat is sleeping on my pillow, just as she does most every night. This is her last night on my pillow and my healing heart is shattering into a million tiny pieces again. 1,543 more words

Beautiful Life

Good days and bad days

Anyone who has experienced any type of daily challenge can attest to good and bad days. As a veterinary nurse working with pet patients with cancer, I can also say that some days are good and some bad. 318 more words


Ohhhhh Wilbur

Last week, we said goodbye to one amazing little buddy. Wilbur was rescued from a neglect situation after he was brought into the veterinary clinic I used to work for. 285 more words


Spectrum of Grieving

by Julie Ann Allender

One of the big mistakes that people make is assuming that all grief is equal. Grief for one individual is not the same as for another. 533 more words