I Have No Words

"I have no words," said a friend after hearing what happened to my brother...

“I have no words,” said a friend after hearing what happened to my brother.  After going missing for 3 months, we discovered that for the 3 months of his disappearance, he was actually gone forever. He had died, still waiting to be found by those who loved and missed him. His road trip through South […]

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Dear Little Boy

My dear little boy   I sit here watching you sleep, Thinking of all the memories I would like to keep. <> You’re growing up way too fast And I cannot help but wonder If there’s a way to make it last. <> These little years: Measured in messy moments Barrels of laughter And plenty […]

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The Watermelon Story

I woke up at 3 am to the sound of my toddler screaming, “Watermelon, watermelon”. At first, I thought maybe he was just having a bad dream; but a few minutes later, he was semi-awake and pretty insistent. He wanted watermelon. Of course, we did not have watermelon in the house. I had a feeling […]

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Keep Calm and Pray

I’m starting to think all humans have a natural tendency to lose ‘it’. Including anything from our “cool”, to our “marbles”.  And I find it fascinating that even two-year-olds across the globe instinctively know how to throw temper tantrums. Perhaps we have learned over the years that falling face down on the floor and pounding […]

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