Once you let go of the notion that only certain people in certain spots in your life can be designated as family members, the world feels more inclusive than ever before.
I wanted to write some of them down here so I have them. And, in case I’m not around one day, she does too.
Worrying never did anything for me. All it did was make the moments before uncertainty worse by filling me with impending dread.
Chris’s death devastated me. Even now as I write this 13 years later, I have a hard time expressing my feelings about it.