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Journal Entries, Spilled Ink & Prose

Nine Years

Nine years.   I mark the day every year, just like I mark your birthday every year. The first few years I visited your grave with a bottle of whiskey, but we are far from where you are buried, your grandchildren are still very young, and, well, your memory is not confined to your ashes.… Continue reading Nine Years

Journal Entries, Spilled Ink & Prose

Dear Self

I found an interesting writing prompt on Pinterest last week, and found it quite inspiring: "Write a letter to yourself, ten years ago". I've been thinking about it for a few days now, pondering what I would write to my 18-year old self. I could shoot off a cliché, and tell her that everything is… Continue reading Dear Self