Tag Archives: Faith

Man of sorrows

Dear Son, I am a broken record when it comes to thoughts of you.  They cycle around and around and always come back to the same hard place.   I’m doing it, your dad is doing it, your sister is … Continue reading

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Spring Floods

The grief is rising like flood waters.  It is threatening to engulf me.  I look for my son everywhere.  There is no safe place. I am watching others.  They are in their own stream of pain and sorrow.  I see … Continue reading

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Simple Gifts.

Simple gifts, I have received a grateful heart, a desire to believe, in the Spirit of God, in the spirit of man, in the hope of peace from a proffered hand.   Love from a husband. Love from a child. … Continue reading

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