I would call my grandmother Mary who died before i was born. I would ask her about her life from as far back as she could remember. I would tell her I loved her even though we never met, just because she was my grandmother and i knew how much she loved my mother and father and...
1. My uncle "unkie" who died when I was 7 at 68-69 years old. I'd ask him if he still plants beautiful gardens up there full of his cucumbers, tomatoes, and my favorite-pickled beets. I'd tell him I can't wait to help him again in his gardens like I did when I was a little girl...
Do not stand by my grave and weep
I am not there. I do not sleep.
I am a thousand winds that blow;
I am a diamond glint on snow.
I am the sunlight on ripened grain;
I am the gentle autumn rain.
When you awake in the morning hush
I am the swift uplifting rush
Of quiet birds in...
We thought of you with love today.
But that is nothing new.
We thought about you yesterday.
And days before that too.
We think of you in silence.
We often speak your name.
Now all we have is memories.
And your picture in a frame.
Your memory is our keepsake.
With which we'll...
I remember when the doctors told me you where in a better place. I wish those words never left his mouth. I have herd it twice in my life, and looking back now, and it pulls on my heart. I wish heaven had a phone, so I could call and tell you both how much I miss you. I can't...
21). That year was horrible yet amazing. It opened my eyes and made me experience something I will never forget.
I had a dream the week she passed, I prayed and prayed for her to come back to me. She hadn't said goodbye.
Months went by as I wasn't hopeful she'd return. During...
I wish Heaven had a phone so I could hear your voice again..
If yellow roses grow in heaven, Lord pick a bunch for me
Place them in my grandparent's arms and tell them they're from me
Tell them that I love him and I miss him and when they turns to smile
Place a kiss upon his...
If roses grow in Heaven Lord
Please pick a bunch for me.
Place them in my Father's arms
and tell her they're from me.
Tell her I love her and miss her,
and when she turns to smile,
Place a kiss upon her cheek
and hold her for a while.
Because remembering her is easy,
I do it...