Tag Archives: loss

December Thirty-first The Year I Said See You Later

The following was in my memories over on Facebook, it was written at the end of 2017, the year I lost my husband. The year everything I knew, was ripped apart. Everything was changed, rearranged and put in a new … Continue reading

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Day 356; With all Respect, Honor and Sadness

This morning over on the other side of Charlotte, NC very early in the morning, there was an accident involving an eighteen wheeler. The police were in process of closing the road to take care of this truck when another … Continue reading

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Day 348; Footnotes Asking, Reminding, Pay Attention

Time is slipping away. Its been such an odd day. I was admittedly frustrated over the fact that I could get nothing done but talk on the phone. It was an all day, hourly thing. Mom called twice, dad called, … Continue reading

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Day346; Footnotes of Signs of Comfort

When that cake of cornbread comes complete with message. I won’t lie, I’ve been struggling. Its the time of year for celebration and joy but for me, even as I tried, joy seemed to be missing. I’ve done the things … Continue reading

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December Seventh; If I Could Give a Gift That Would Make a Difference

Strength in the struggles. We all face them to some degree. Some among us, by outward appearance, have a greater inner strength and ability to handle what comes at them. Others among us, work to overcome the challenges they face. … Continue reading

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November Twenty-sixth; Thankful for The Things Waiting To Be Found

Day of madness.. Mom and I used to have a custom of going out shopping on Black Friday. I only recall one year when there was something she actually wanted to find. Usually, we simply went to get out and … Continue reading

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October Nineteenth; Footnotes of Memories and More

Today began like any other day this time of year. With me not wanting to get out of a nice, comfortable, warm bed, and face a cool house. But, I finally gave in because I knew there was too much … Continue reading

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October Sixteenth, Just Think First, Please

Think first people, please, before you act. If you are not in a life endangering situation, think first. Consider what your actions may cause. Contemplate the possible results. Because you very well may be causing something so very sad.First off, … Continue reading

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September Nineteenth; Until Then

Until then. I was up late last night. Not that being up late is unusual for me, but last night was even later than usual. I was chatting with a dear friend who has been and continues to face a … Continue reading

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September Fourth; When the Missing, is Not a Thing but..

Someone ¬†Even though I had lost people in my life prior, it took losing my husband for the real understanding to sink in. I loved my grandparents deeply. Our maternal grandparents played a large part in our life growing up. … Continue reading

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