Friday, May 22, 2020

Local Blogging After Loss

BRILLIANT WRITING from one of Kansas City's best scribes . . . Here's the kind of personal, thoughtful and EXCEPTIONAL writing that makes this form of online communication so powerful:

Dad's Been Gone For One Year | Michael Mackie

Today marks the one-year anniversary of my beloved dad's death. He passed away after suffering a stroke-on the exact same day as my stroke nine years earlier. The irony is not lost on me in the slightest. In fact, it really should be added as a lyric to that one Alanis Morrisette song.