Tag Archives: the journey of grief

Letters to Sammy: End of the Road

Dear Sammy, When you were sick, Prime and I loaded you into our car, Scamper, to take you to the vet. You managed to see that car a few times; it was Scamper who gave you your last ride home. … Continue reading

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Drawn That Way

I hated it years ago. I even have posts about it on my previous blog. I heard about¬†this bit of sad news a little while ago from a¬†different source. It’s taken me a few days to truly process this; the … Continue reading

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Five Stages

Normally, I’d make a smart comment about the meme above, but I can’t. Not today. Yesterday, I walked into work and saw some fliers hanging near the time clock. I thought it was an announcement for a picnic or baseball … Continue reading

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Letters to Sammy: Hiss and Purrs

Dear Sammy, It’s been a while. Life has been a bit of a blur; it’s August now. It’s almost time to go back to school. Already some of the trees are sporting a few, small patches of yellow. Costco has … Continue reading

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Weekly Reader Vol 2 Issue 11

It’s time once again for news and views that you can peruse! It’s another Weekly Reader! Got a hot story of your own? Want a shout-out for your blog? Got your op-ed published in the local newspaper? Well, just drop … Continue reading

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Weekly Reader Vol 2 Issue 10

Happy July Fourth, everyone! It’s time once again for news and views that you can peruse. It’s another edition of your Weekly Reader. As always, if you have anything you’d like to share, don’t hesitate to drop a link in … Continue reading

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Letters to Sammy: One Year Later

Dear Sammy, Well, here we are: one year later. On one hand, it feels like an eternity. On another, it feels like yesterday. In either case, it sucks. The weather has been fairly crap; we’ve gotten a lot of rain … Continue reading

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