Monday, August 8 2022 - 3:06 AM

Dee Litten Whited

Dee Litten Whited
writes from Virginia.

Like a River

river

Dear God: For decades, I’ve sung, “I’ve got peace like a river, I’ve got peace like a river, I’ve got peace like a river in …

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Delaying Dementia

wife comforting husband

My maternal grandmother was one of the most energetic women of her generation. She started a nursing home alongside her sisters and later managed a …

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Dying with Dignity

Dr. Death (Jack Kevorkian) made headlines in the 1980s with his beliefs about euthanasia. In a 1998 article, he admitted to helping more than 130 …

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Bad Breath

Lady holding nose with arm out

Even your best friends won’t tell you … but my daughter finally did. Bless her heart. We’d driven nearly 3,000 miles together, but it wasn’t …

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Frenemy

Dear God: You know I love words — it’s one of the things I shared with my father. Using words has provided a good living …

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Can’t Stop Crying

Dear God: The other people in business class think I’m crazy, but I can’t stop crying. The flight attendant just brought me tissues. How do …

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SAD or Just Sad?

Sometimes I’m a slow learner—well, a lot of times. After about 10 years of starting counseling every January and quitting the sessions by the end …

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Still Alone

Dear God: Why am I still alone? I’ve been single for many years now—after a marriage of 29 years. I’m lonely. I thought I found …

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Where’s Spring?

Dear God: It’s cold. In fact, it’s freezing. The ground is frozen and I can see patches of snow left from last week’s snowstorm. Patches …

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