One journey, One Purpose: To Claire and Placide

Today I'm invited to eat and drink while my best friend a.k.a my Tante is getting married. Our story began in 2009, when I first saw her during the Ingando. I knew from the start that there was something special about her. Her weird light shone bright and I instantly knew that she was that …

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The time: 11 AM.  Mom gets a phone call. The kind of call that gives you some shivers even before you answer it.  "She just passed on" Death has never been a comfortable topic for me, but recently that discomfort has intensified. I’ve wanted to write about Agnes for quite some time. I wasn’t planning …

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Gone But Not Forgotten: Tribute To The Late Old Lady Who Didn’t Know Me

My memory of you is on your funeral. I saw a picture of you (well, Y has shown me many). The one they carried at your funeral. It sat proudly on the coffin. I remember you by that picture. And the stories that Y has told me about you. Lots of stories. You were the …

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