Category Archives: Celebrating the Holidays after Loss of a Child

Holiday Traditions and Memories.

In the spirit world time does not exist. Everything happens simultaneously. The striking of midnight, signifying the changing of the years, is inconsequential. So as I sit here thinking about how with each year passing I move further and further … Continue reading

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Learning to Live a Better Life

I won’t easily forget sitting down to Thanksgiving dinner last week. I walked into the dining room and looked across the table. Beyond the dishes brimmed with vegetables, turkey, cranberry sauce and gravy, all glowing in the flickering light of … Continue reading

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Christmas Without Jesi

As Christmas looms through the December darkness and the trees on Mass Ave light shadows I wonder how to celebrate the joy of the holidays without Jesi… I bought a tree. Kari and I were in Burlington Mall so we … Continue reading

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