A Celebration of Life

Another heavenly birthday. Sentiments are the same today. Maybe a little less angry. Just maybe. Gone too soon. RIP.

J-Dub's Grin and Bear It


Tomorrow would have been her 52nd birthday.  Still seems unreal that she is gone.  That they are both gone leaving two adult orphans (if you call a 17 year old and an almost 19 year old adults).   Proof that life can be unfair.  Yet despite this, life goes on. Sometimes in halting fashion but still forward, always forward.

She had written in her will that she wanted us to scatter some of her ashes off the Navarro Street bridge and then run like hell.  We didn’t do that but we did have lunch at Rosario’s in her honor.  Serendipity has me working at the downtown office these days.  Maybe tomorrow I will just have to take an early morning stroll across the Navarro street bridge to remember my sister in law.

Sometimes life is about taking the sourest lemons life has to offer and making something resembling lemonade.

Truth be told, I am…

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