Author Archives: JJ
Life is so difficult for me right now that I just can’t write. When things start to look up, I’ll be back. Until then, hugs to all of you.
I have shingles. I did get the vaccine last year – I am lucky enough to be insured by a company that pays 100% for this vaccine for members over 50 years old. Last Tuesday and Wednesday, my upper left … Continue reading
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Quiet these last few weeks. Reflective. Humbled by the amount of people who came to Dad’s Mass and sent food or cards or emails or texts. Missing my dad – missing the dad of my childhood who made me laugh. … Continue reading
My dad passed on March 6th and this is the eulogy that I wrote and read at his funeral Mass. I am numb. My family would like to thank all of you for coming today to help us celebrate our … Continue reading
Dad is still in the nursing home and has developed pneumonia. Not surprised – his roommate basically sleeps, snores and coughs on Dad all day long. In addition, when I visit, Dad continually asks me to turn the heat on, … Continue reading