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Run Free Skyler Braveheart

With great sadness I gently ask that you visit Skyler Braveheart’s blog to give comfort to his peep, a loving, caring person who’s devastated by the loss of her beloved Scot. She tells me she hasn’t the will at the … Continue reading

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Godspeed Easy

Through my dark day yesterday, wallowing in pitiful grief, which I haven’t done in a while, I tried to catch up on Blogville. To make me smile. Then. It hit me. Stared me in the face through the computer screen. … Continue reading

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Stuart’s Always With Us

I’ve heard this a thousand times. But only recently has my grieving heart been open enough to know it’s true. Stuart is, and always will be, with us. He finds subtle ways to let us know he’s there. Today, I … Continue reading

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A Summer of Firsts

There’s a first time for everything. Especially in grief. And I think those first times are the hardest. The first time we went to our local Farmers’ Market without Stuart, I made myself go. I didn’t want to, but I … Continue reading

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Independence Day

Today, I’m thankful for Stuart’s independence from hemangiosarcoma. From the cancer growing around his heart. He’s free of disease. He’s free of his fear of thunder and fireworks. He’s free, but the Dad Peep and I are not. We’re held … Continue reading

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Thanks

Thanks for your thoughtful comments on Saturday and Sunday’s posts. Each of your comments means so much. It’s unbelievable that Stuart’s gone at all, let alone for six months. It’s so distressing that I just didn’t feel like posting yesterday. … Continue reading

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Two Bags and a Box

BoBo’s in the butler’s secretary in the living room. My mother’s in the attic. One’s in a maroon velveteen bag and the other’s in a little black shopping bag. An interesting way to end up after living a large life, … Continue reading

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