Monthly Archives: March 2016

My Mother’s Words…

“There are times in my life where I’m compelled to write and this is one.  Life is so short, but, in retrospect, it isn’t.  I have a story to tell you both and hopefully you will understand my desire for … Continue reading

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Because I am Alive

Because I have lived beyond the statistics for stage IV ovarian cancer, I have been able to do and witness so many miraculous things. Because I have lived beyond the statistics, I have: witnessed my son grow into a fine, … Continue reading

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It was a very, very, very good day!

I did NOT want to be late.  I wanted to be the first one there this morning.  I wanted to send the right message to Jackie – that I was so incredibly anxious to meet her face-to-face.  So, I rushed … Continue reading

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Am I Ready to Let Go?

The photos lay scattered I’ve rummaged and searched They are all very old On the shelf they have perched For years they were hidden All hidden from view But never were lost Only seen by a few There’s Jackie, there’s … Continue reading

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