Category: cancer

just a little closer to heaven. . .

i have this tradition.  every year, on father’s day, i go somewhere i’ve never been.  to celebrate my father’s life, to honor his role, to get my mind out of the day-to-day normalcy, to see more of this world, to appreciate life.  my tradition…

seven.

i never really wanted to have children.  growing up, because of our family dynamics, i often felt i was a mother to my younger brother and sister.  i had a taste of parenting, and i wanted nothing to do with it.  i was sixteen…