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Sailing Through

Grief. It cannot be rushed cannot be pushed aside It will engulf you It will leave you spent and floating between the waves And just when you think you’ve learned to swim it comes raging back a storm a gale … Continue reading

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Grief is a moving ocean

Our basement leaked in the last rain. I hadn’t noticed until today, when I started moving things around for a party we’re having. Of all the things that could have been damaged, all of the silly, frivolous things that could … Continue reading

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#JeSuisOrlando

Whenever tragedy like this hits, we sorrow, we rage, we blame, we saturate the media with it until we are so heartily sick of the spectacle that we hide it away until the next time, and then, once again, we … Continue reading

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It’s a silly thing, but…

I miss her. I never met her in person, though my beloved tells me she once served me coffee at Folklife. But, I miss her, as sharply as if I’d known her forever. I loved reading her blog, those little … Continue reading

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She’s gone…

Our sweet girl, defender of home and hearth, stalwart Shiba Inu whose heart was so big it scarce fit into her, is gone. Her soul has fled the flagging confines of her mortal body, and she is free. We who … Continue reading

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More musings on Death…

It’s one of those weird days, dark, and although there are cherry blossoms dancing in the gusty wind, it feels like October or mid-December. It’s THAT kind of dark. So, Death. What is it, what do we miss when that … Continue reading

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How do you deal…

with Death? Does it make you uncomfortable? Does the sight of a body make you cringe? Is it a natural part of life to you? I’m curious, so I’m asking. And how do you deal with that loss? Do you … Continue reading

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