Category: My thoughts

Loss Sucks

Grief Poem

I started writing earlier this week about grief and it turned into me on a soapbox about why everyone needs to attend a funeral once in a while. So I split these into two posts to give this one the platform it deserves. Loss sucks. There isn’t a simpler way to say it. It hurts, …

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Be the Change

be the change

The tradition of Lent inspired this post, but you don’t need to be religious to decide to do some good in this world. If you just want some ideas to help your community and some thoughts for your own improvement, skip to the lists. The purpose of Lent is to prepare for the celebration and …

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Why You Should Attend a Funeral

The Dash by Linda Ellis

Life is so precious. We say it when we hear of a tragedy, when somebody has died before their time- but how often do we stop and really give those words much thought in regards to our own lives? I recently attended the funeral of an old classmate Brian, the brother of my dear friend. …

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