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For Crying Out Loud: Who Killed My Mother?

For Crying Out Loud is a series of essays about grieving, especially grief about the death of my mother. On this second anniversary of Mom’s death (June 26, 2013) I am still actively grieving. It seems harder this year than … Continue reading

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For Crying Out Loud: Aftershock

I’ve been plagued by headaches all my adult life starting about age 19. I get to have tension headaches, sinus headaches, cluster migraines, migraines, and random grips of pain. Then there are the occasional ice picks in the ears and … Continue reading

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For Crying Out Loud: One Sacred Moment

It usually does not bode well when a spouse or relative shows up unannounced at your workplace. I had finished a task away from my desk and was going to sit down to do one more five minute task before … Continue reading

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Gratitude *~* Sunday

Gratitude * Sunday Sunday’s heartfelt tradition. A time to slow down, to reflect, to be grateful. A list of gratitudes. Our gratefulness feeds one another. Quoted from Taryn Wilson Joining the Gratitude Sunday Tradition at Wooly Moss Roots. Sunday Haiku … Continue reading

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