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Gratitude

  • Thank You Friend

    Grief Calligraphy by © www.nathaliehimmelrich.com

    Thank you friend, you who is still addressing Christmas cards by including A’Mya’s name.
    You are one of those who get it. Seeing her name,…

  • Forever-Hole

    For so long (three years, but it honestly feels like so much longer) I’ve wanted days like this.

    Days filled with pink laundry, a reason…

  • From the Ashes

    There’s a home in our neighborhood that suffered fire damage awhile back.  Luckily, it was not a total loss, as the fire department contained…

  • A Miracle Baby

    “Lord we come to you now.” He paused as if searching for the words.  “We pray for this precious little baby girl, Bella. Lord…

  • Dreamer

    I’ve always been a daydreamer.

    I was the child staring out of the window instead of paying attention to the teacher. I grew into the…

  • Weathered

    I recently turned 30. “It’s all down hill from here” was said to me so many times. Really? What a truly awful thought. Speak…

  • Learning To Trust

    There is nothing like that feeling I get when my children speak of their sisters.  We can be out running errands or just meeting…

  • Bitter Sweet

    The sun had come out for the first time in what feels like forever, so I took the opportunity to outside and prune back…

  • ‘That’ Woman…

    I’ve come to realize something.

    I’m that woman.

    You know her—heck, you may even BE her too.

    The one who thought life would be so different.

    Get out…