Tag Archives: Life

Say a prayer for Michael Brown

To whom it may concern…..we are all going to get old… To whom it may concern…..I don’t wear as much makeup as I use to… To whom it may concern….I don’t wear a bikini anymore…. To whom it may concern….I … Continue reading

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Sweet Bill

sweet mr. Bill made my day…..I was doing a few errands for mojo….I ran into bill…. he is a caregiver and a good person….told me his story on the fly…. don’t feel as alone…..there are good people out there in … Continue reading

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Dear Dad…

today was special …..when I said good morning to dad he told me he likes it when I come in.,,,it makes him feel special… it touched my heart….I’m in a tough position…..that of a caregiver and that of a daughter … Continue reading

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Sweet Melissa

sweet Melissa is here….she is real and my breath…. sweet Melissa is an angel…she she brings the past, the present and the future and makes it all real…. sweet Melissa makes decisions…she smiles….she laughs…..she is loved… she is beautiful with … Continue reading

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Coping …all in a day….

i’m going to try hard to be the best i can be …. there is hardship in my life now, however, i have a house over my head… i’m going to look for one good thing a day to pay … Continue reading

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Roller coaster Blues

The roller coaster of life is a blessing or a curse. The highs of my days are mixed with the madness of lows. I just dont know how to mix the history of family with the reality of the present. … Continue reading

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The Past

i read a colleague’s blog — he talked about the importance of nostalgia in one’s life. it reinforced my past and present and supported my thoughts that i’ll be o.k. i live in the past right now as i try … Continue reading

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Mr. Mandela

I knew the passing of Nelson Mandela was imminent, however, i didnt realize the impact it would have on me…..I am in awe of his grace, dignity, power and life…. I was living in D.C. When he was released…..i remember … Continue reading

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Paul Walker

Paul Walker was a big man who loved simplicity. He performed acts of kindness all of the time….he purchased an engagement ring for a couple who could not afford….the fiance had just returned from Iraq…. Today a gentleman in town … Continue reading

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My Thanksgiving

Thanks to all of you for letting me write….you help me so much through a life transition. I am thankful for two amazing parents, a sibling and two dove a diving. I’m grateful for my careers and surving cancer….the madness … Continue reading

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