“Stay Strong” (Nathan Part 2)

Our hearts ache Our bodies are exhausted Our eyes are still filled with tears.  Tears that come at unexpected moments of memory. The more we try to get our minds off of what has happened, the more frequent are the remembrances of a life that once was. I’m not sure we realized how much Nathan meant to […]

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Nathan

Nathan was a kid in our neighborhood.  For the past 7 years or so my daughter and my son played with him, sometimes at our house and at other times at his.  His yard was one of the best places in the neighborhood to play soccer, have nerf wars or play Star Wars.  I can’t […]

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Mortal

We didn’t have a choice really, it’s the way of things. From the point of conception our lives were wrapped in mortalness. Our bodies were not going to last forever.  Within their very design was a weakness that time and circumstances would eventually exploit. It seems that reminders of this fact are around us at every […]

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