June 19, 2016 – 2 Years Later

June 19, 2016, 2 years. Life is duplicitous. Two years ago today, Hannah ended her pain, her life.  So many have said we’d never be the same.  I didn’t understand that.  I’m starting to.  Life has become an exercise in duplicity.  And I’m sure that I’m still in shock...

SafeUT

  Utah SafeUT Mobile App Kids text.   SafeUT is a new tool designed to provide confidential two-way immediate (chat) communication with SafeUT crisis counselors  SafeUT Mobile App. The SafeUT CrisisLine provides 24/7 crisis intervention and emotional support in...

Life Isn’t Fair….Or Is It?

Whenever I express my grief to a particular friend, she says the same thing to me, “That’s not fair. I’m so sorry.”  What does that even mean?  Life isn’t fair? I’ve chewed on that statement for some time now trying to understand...

Grief

I know the pain will never leave my soul. It’s just taken a seat in the back where it quietly waits to be acknowledged from time to time. It deserves a permanent spot just not on center stage. Yet, some moments, the spotlight shines directly on it and everything...

Concussion Science?

When Hannah had her accident, there was no real science about concussions and there certainly wasn’t any solutions based on evidence. You had your major TBI’s where therapy hopefully helped with talking, walking, etc, but nothing for the every day...