Dear Dad, It’s your birthday. I can’t help but wonder what you would want or how we would celebrate. Would I be cooking you dinner at my house? Would I bake or buy you a cake for you? It’s a mystery I will never be able to crack. I can’t even remember the last birthday … Continue reading Letter To My Dad On His Birthday
The relationship between a child and her parent is unlike any other. This is the person who teaches her how to love, how to handle herself when she feels entirely overwhelmed, and how to stand up for herself like no other. And since losing them, they've inadvertently taught her how to survive on her own. … Continue reading To the Guy Who Loves a Girl With A Parent In Heaven
I wrote this poem for my father's funeral back in 2009.
I must rediscover who I am without your alive. I must pull away the sorrow and bring in the happiness again.
Don’t forget to breathe!
A dad is a girl's first love. A dad is a boy's first best friend. What happens when your first love or first best friend is gone? Your heart shatters into a million pieces. Everything around you becomes unfocused and unclear. You start questioning the meaning of your life. How do I cope? Will I … Continue reading To The Mom Grieving Over Her Father With Kids
No one understands the pain you suffered for years. They will never understand what it's like to watch a parent suffer right in front of his or her eyes. They aren't the ones who spend most of his or her childhood worrying about what you had to deal with over and over again. You never … Continue reading To The Girl Who Watched Her Mom/Dad Fight Cancer For Years
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When you run alone, you have no one to entertain or push you along. Music is the key. The songs on your playlist are everything. If you don’t have to the right songs, your run isn’t going to go according to plan. My playlist is a mixture of rock, metal, and pop. It’s a unique … Continue reading Runners, Read This; It’s All About Your Running Playlist