The Race to Donate Life: A Tribute to My Father

By Rachel Levitin Last month Rachel wrote a great piece, A Way to Stay Healthy and Give Back, where she shared how her father’s passing inspired her to live a healthier and more active life. Part of that motivated her to run the “Race to Donate Life.” Here is her follow-up, post-race piece. Last Saturday … Continue reading

Celebrating Mother’s Day Without My Father

By Rachel Levitin I woke up Sunday, May 8 knowing full well it was Mother’s Day. I knew the whole week. Somehow, though, I hadn’t managed to buy my mother a gift to celebrate the day. After my dad passed away, we all knew it was essential to send my mom a Mother’s Day gift. … Continue reading

A Tattoo to Remember the Virginia Tech Shooting

t2a contributor and enthusiastic creative Amanda Heptinstall had the unique task of drawing a memorial tattoo for her friend and Virginia Tech Alum, BJ. We all remember the sensationalized coverage of the VT shooting. All of that ‘coverage’ overshadows and eventually buries a tragedy like this one. It was comforting to learn that the VT … Continue reading

May’s Topic: Post-loss Revelations

May's topic

Post-loss Revelations by Tara Shlimowitz.