The Song Becomes the Prayer: Commemorating a Dear Friend with Music

By Casey B. Each of us has some degree of choice in the way we spend our trigger dates. As I’ve written before, (Casey B.’s Tell My Story) there are two major ones for me: the eighth of April, and the tenth of July. Trigger Day Traditions The eighth of April is problematic, because it happens … Continue reading

My Wish for Denis: “Blue Skies and Soft Landings”

By Shelley Seyler There are those people in our lives who are angels in human form. I recently lost one such angel after a long battle with brain cancer. Denis, the father of my best friend from high school, died January 10, 2011. This one’s for you, Denis. Snapshots My best friend Sheila and I … Continue reading

Dealing with the Loss of an Online Friendship

By Casey B. February 25, 2006 is a day I’ll never forget. It marks what would have been George Harrison’s 63rd birthday and the day I met someone who would become a dear friend. While celebrating the event online with other members of the official forum, I met Chris Thomas. She was Argentinean and she … Continue reading