One wonders how many words were left unspoken by those who boarded the plane? Will those left behind expressed gratitude because their last moments together were a blessing? Or did they part with an unkind word or look that can never be repaired?
Look at the world through the eyes of a child before that child learns anger or hate. And just as we tallied up cards from our Valentine’s Day box as children, let the next Valentine’s Day become a day when children’s organizations can tally up checks.
When asked "How do you write a memoir?" My answer is simple -- one memory at a time. Here are 4 tips and my memory of "The Italian Family Christmas Tree Challenge" when Grandpa brought home the tallest tree on the farm.
Smolowe tells us that while loss is universal, grief is personal. In “Four Funerals and a Wedding” she offers her personal story "not as a template but rather as an alternate picture of how grief unfolds for many people."
Alcohol abuse and alcoholism can take a devastating toll on individuals and families at a $224 billion cost to the US economy. Physicians have been advocating for screening and models have been developed for screening in offices and in emergency departments.
Surrounding oursleves with lingering gratitude may be the secret to the Fountain of Youth and lifelong love. Within columns ranging from love and marriage to cognition and health, research and quotes from leading physicians and scientists will be highlighted.