Advice from Meyer Wolfsheim

That name in the title might ring a bell. He is a character in F Scott Fitzgerald’s 1925 novel “The ...
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My Heart Hurts From Hurting

What. The. F. What is the matter with people? I wrote in my last post that I live in a ...
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The Lessons In a Sudden Goodbye

The Lessons In a Sudden Goodbye Jessica Niziolek Last night I had a random thought. October 12, 2017, will mark ...
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/ Jessica Niziolek, loss

“He Would Have Wanted This For You”

All I wanted was a place in the Honors program. Until I received the voicemails.  Seven messages.  From my mom ...
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A Letter To My Father’s Donor

My heart felt like it was beating out of my chest when the doctor sat down and told my father ...
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When you’ve hit rock bottom.

It's been two weeks since my life fell apart. Two weeks since I have had a full nights sleep. Two ...
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#HoustonStrong – Hurricane Harvey from the eyes of a Houston Nurse. #HarveyNurses

"Rain, rain... go away... come again ano-" A nurse quietly hums a classic nursery rhyme to a premature infant at ...
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No Carnations For Carl

My life hostage’s uncle passed away last month. This was the first time we’ve dealt with a family death as ...
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/ loss, Rachel Olszewski, relationships

“How lucky I was to have known someone it was so hard to say goodbye to”

Woke up this morning and realized my friend was really gone. Not sure how to describe losing a good friend ...
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/ Donna Reboletti, loss
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