I have to admit that I used to believe that I didn’t have a lot of experience with death. I’ve had family members pass away in my lifetime, sure. I attended both my maternal grandmother (I was 9) and great-grandmother’s (I was 27) funerals. A maternal cousin passed away early this year at age 35. My paternal grandmother passed away when I was 28 or 29, we’re not exactly sure
Six summers ago, I was coming home from picking Alissa up from summer camp when we got into a car accident. As the insurance statistics tell the story, we were just a few blocks from home, stopped at a stoplight. The light turned green, we all started to go when a car a few ahead of me suddenly slammed on its brakes. In turn, we all slammed on our brakes.
I leave in the morning for Palm Springs. I’m so excited. I’m really looking forward to seeing my friends Ali, Star, and Umby tomorrow since it’s been a year since I’ve seen them (two since I’ve seen Ali). There are some other folks that I can’t wait to see, but those are my top three. It should be an interesting meeting, as it sounds like there are a few people