He didn’t want to die, that Saturday morning at 5 AM. He just finally knew that he was going to. I don’t think he ever believed it before then — no more than my mother did, no more than my brother did.
We should remember that we are going to die — fall gives way to winter for everyone, every year.
I like justice and I like seeing people die.
Oprah, bring us some bees.
I lost a friend today. Those five words in particular aren’t poignant by any means, I’ve lost count of those I’ve lost over the years, but this isn’t my first rodeo. I did not write this for me though. This has nothing to do with me or how I feel, because one less boy walks this earth today, and it was his choice.
The profiles are truly heartbreaking and eye-opening.
It doesn’t matter how often I try to write something else — you always end up all over the page. This is the act of grieving, I know, and I swore I’d keep you alive, so this is how I’m doing that.
Life after death isn’t the afterlife; it’s our life. It’s our life after the death of a loved one.
You become thankful for the days you can think of them and smile.
For all of us she was Grandma, but for me she was my best friend