Tag Archive: death

Dec 21

When Humans Die: What Happens, Actually?

One of the nifty things about being a writer, especially a writer of fiction, is that you can indulge nearly any curiosity in the name of research. Since I am a person of peculiarly practical bent, I view that as a plus. Of course, we all have the Google, and most of us probably have dark little secrets …

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Aug 15

The Loss of Our Janet

This morning, my husband lost an aunt, his two cousins lost a mother, four sweet kids lost a grandma, and my father-in-law and his three other siblings lost a sister. Yesterday there was an Aunt Janet in this world, and today there is not. The hole she left can’t be filled. The loss is incalculable. …

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