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Remembering our loved ones helps us to be Everything we want Everything we need; For those whom we’ve lost are not far away Just different, like stardust Rushing in like the rain. Their presence is felt, No matter how far … Continue reading

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Not a Chance . . .

Don’t wait To tell those you love that you love them To thank those who deserve thanks To make meaningful connections To build memories that last forever For if you wait too long That chance may pass you by . … Continue reading

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Remembering Mama

Today would have been Mama’s birthday. Next month will be 4 years since I hugged her for the last time That hug was different Because it was the last Because I couldn’t stop crying Because I couldn’t imagine life without her … Continue reading

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Celebrate with all your love, with family and friends  Give of yourself your very best, so at the very end Your loved ones will have memories that live forever and a day So when you look down from up above, you can rightly … Continue reading

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The End & The Beginning

As I sit with my hospice patients and their families Helping them prepare For the end of their loved one’s Earthly life I sit with them knowing That they feel this is “The End.” Yet it is not Their words … Continue reading

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Memories . . .

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Building Memories

This week has been an emotional roller-coaster for me as a chaplain intern, losing a beloved, cherished resident, and a few days later losing another resident who was anything but beloved or cherished. Seeing the stark difference between these two … Continue reading

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