A year ago today I lost Roland to brain cancer. One year... 52 weeks, 365 days. Yet, sometimes it feels like only yesterday. A lot has happened in this year... mostly I have learned to hold my family and friends close. The first few months of loss were traumatic. The hardest moments were the first [...]
How can it be that the leaves are already falling from the trees. Every year it is the same, with the summer passing in a flurry of warmth and activity. Although this year was comparable... in many ways it was completely different. For you see, this was my first summer without Roland. For myself, much [...]
The theme for week 16 of the Project 52 Pet Photographer’s blog circle is “Isolation”. This is kind of an emotionally tough one... By definition, to be isolated means to be separate from others, to be alone. For many around the world, the COVID-19 pandemic has made this their new reality. But this experience of [...]
January is here... the time of never-ending winter. The hours of sun are increasing, but the light still begins at a reasonable hour, allowing for a chance to enjoy the day's beginnings. Having a dog to walk with simply adds a smile to the experience. The past year has been difficult. I lost my Roland, [...]
"What we have once enjoyed we can never lose; All that we love deeply becomes a part of us."