Samuel’s Story

Eventually we had to put him in a nursing home. I visited him often and will never forget the day I arrived to join him for dinner and the staff said he hadn’t been hungry so they’d let him sleep.  I didn’t try to wake him, but I sat with him for a while in […]

Kay’s Story


It’s been almost a year since my friend Kay and I had our car accident. We were only two years out of college and had just finished work. Both of our families lived far away so we were “it” for each other. We carpooled often, and that day was her turn to drive. It could […]