Category Archives: Loss

Warrick’s Song

I had written this essay about my brother-in-law, Warrick Lyn, four years ago in a writing seminar up in the mountains of Bussard Meadows. The theme was on “loss” and, after many barren hours, Warrick’s death, and life, started consuming … Continue reading

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Leave You Behind

One day, I will no longer walk around with this low-grade anxiety hanging around me like a dirty cloud.  You and you kind think you can just strut about like peacocks, vain as can be, trampling on whatever little self-respect … Continue reading

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Saudade

I chanced upon Rarasaur’s daily post on Prompts for the Promptless.  Her challenge is the term “Saudade.”  Saudade is a Portuguese word and according to Rarasaur‘s recent post, it means: Saudade is a Portuguese word that describes a deep emotional … Continue reading

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