I sat on the edge of my bed, robe barely on, just-out-of-the-shower, sobbing.  My grandpa was slipping away and I needed to move quickly to see him for what I imagined would be the last…

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Dear Jake, I am going to call you Jake in this letter even though I know your full name.  I remember exactly what you looked like in my 5th grade classroom and I can still…

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As I prepare to go back to school tonight after my wonderful winter break, I am trying to remember to put first things first.  I remembered this letter I wrote last year to my Facebook…

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  Once upon a time, in a state shaped like a mitten, a woman started her year off with high expectations, hope, and a dream.  That year was 2016 to be exact and that year…

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