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See you again

See you again

Last week my grandpa passed away. He was just a few months short of his 99th birthday and he was my last remaining grandparent.  I’ve had such a mix of emotions in the past week. The world feels right and not right at the same time. It seems impossible that the world could exist without … Continue reading


My grandma passed away recently at the age of 93. Last week we had her visitation, funeral service and interment of ashes. What was nice about this process was it gave us an opportunity to privately say goodbye to her (immediate family only so there were 12 of us total). The saddest part for me … Continue reading

Trust the Luger – New York

In June 2011, Dan and I went to New York City to visit Alia. We had both been to New York before but never together.  Alia was living in Williamsburg in Brooklyn and even though it’s hipster central, we still had trouble getting a cab to take us there. We tried to take a cab … Continue reading