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Tag Archives: death

Losing Mindy

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It was a crisp, clear sunny afternoon in Walla Walla, Washington. My family was enjoying being around our house one summer afternoon after church while …

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My Hero

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If you were to look up the word “hero” in the dictionary, it would describe someone who’s admired for his or her achievements. Someone of …

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Goodbye Kathryn

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I was upset for days after she died of Covid. I shouldn’t have been. I never met her or heard her voice. I only knew …

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Temporary Death

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“Jairus’s servants (to Jairus): Your daughter is dead. There’s no need to drag the Teacher any farther. Jesus overheard their words. Then He turned to …

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Unexplained Loss

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“Staff, I have some shocking and terrible news. Evan passed away early this morning.” Stunned silence permeated the air with a bitter scent that sent …

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Funeral Planning

No sooner had my mother stopped breathing, than my family had to start making a myriad of decisions. My father knew which funeral service to …

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My Biggest Crush

Why two of them? They were identical twins, and to love one was to love the other. Basketball player tall. Pretty-man faces. Shock of black …

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An Unforgettable Day

I woke up that morning completely unprepared. Though the sun was shining and it was a seemingly ordinary weekend morning, nothing could prepare me for …

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