Category Archives: It Takes A Village

A Year in Photos

On 7/31/2011, it will be one year since Lindy’s brain cancer diagnosis (six tumors). She was given one year to live on that date. It didn’t seem right to let the date come and go without looking back. It’s been … Continue reading

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Storms

The strongest oak of the forest is not the one that is protected from the storm and hidden from the sun. It’s the one that stands in the open where it is compelled to struggle for its existence against the … Continue reading

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There’s No “I” in Team

This morning I looked in the mirror and realized that the reflection back was looking beat up.  In the middle of the night, Lindy had been throwing up and had retreated to the pullout couch in our living room.  She’s … Continue reading

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A Superman T-shirt

Valentines Day came and went with very little fanfare. God-willing we’ll have many more Valentine’s Days together as a family. I can’t think otherwise. Lindy gave me a cool Superman t-shirt for Valentines Day; she said that it reminded her … Continue reading

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