Oh Canada

Oh Canada

When my dad and I woke up in Watertown, NY last Monday morning, it was snowing. In May. When we left Virginia the day before….it was a balmy 65 degrees (Farenheit) and the temperature steadily dropped the further north we…

Two Weeks and Three Days

Two Weeks and Three Days

*****I was cutting watermelon the night my grandfather died. I quickly set the knife down on the counter and met most of my family in the hallway as Nana let out wails of grief.  I stayed close to her side…

My Friend Zach

My Friend Zach

This past weekend, a dear old friend from high school, Zach Arnold, passed away.  He had spent the past couple of weeks on life support after an unknown medical condition sent him into cardiac arrest. My heart breaks for his…