Category Archives: Loss

A Heavenly Birthday

Today is our Dorian’s 24th birthday in Heaven. She never breathed even her first here on this earth. Here is a modified version of a poem that I wrote during what would have been her 4th Christmas season.   Happy … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Babies, Birthdays, Grief, Loss | 4 Comments

Rest in Peace, Little Bit

I went outside this afternoon to check on Little Bit.  She was going to have babies and I wanted to keep up with when she had them and where.  What I found was not what I wanted to find. In … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Animals, Cats, Grief, Loss | 17 Comments

Rest in Peace, Sweet Callie

Today, we went out to walk the grand-dogger Petra and to water the tomatoes.  When I went to check on the plants in the backyard, I found our precious Callie had gone on over to the Bridge. 😦 There is … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Animals, Cats, Grief, Loss, Pets, Rainbow Bridge | 28 Comments

Back to Normal

The month of February has been pretty much a blur and I am glad that it is almost over.  It has been an unforgettable month, that’s for sure!  There is so much that I could say…parts of the month would … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Flowers, Loss, Milestones, Photography, Storms, Trees | 14 Comments

The Question

The Question Lies. Deception. Evasion. Omission. What did I miss? Did I die? Or, did I kill myself? What is the right question? ©6 January 2017 Suzanne Gunter McClendon

Posted in 2017, Loss, Poetry | 2 Comments