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Today it has been 18 years. 18 years since I saw my sister’s smile. 18 years since I heard my mother’s laugh. . 18 years ago today my childhood came to a sudden halt, and as a young teenager I grew up in seconds. Today, I miss the innocence of my naïve youth. . Today it has been 18 years. 18 years since I sought my older sister’s advice. 18 years since… Read More

I was once told the supposed differences between dying slowly from a terminal illness and dying quickly from an unexpected circumstance.  The difference for those whose life has ended, and those who are still living, the ones left behind. When someone dies slowly from a terminal illness it is harder on the actual person who dies but easier on their surrounding family and friends.  A slow death gives the loved ones a… Read More