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Sometimes, it’s just not fair.

A friend of the family was diagnosed with creutzfeld-jakob disease, a prion illness similar to mad cow disease. He has months to live and will spend that time in a hospital bed losing control over his body and mind. I … Continue reading

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Lessons about Loss

I do not like people who take someone else’s tragedy and make it their own. You know the kind of people I’m talking about. The ones who instantly co-opt a death and turn it into their own personal sob story, … Continue reading

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