5 Years

A catalpa tree over a mowed field. Many of the flowers from the tree have fallen onto the grass.

5 Years ago today, a phonecall woke me with the worst possible news.

It broke me.

I am still broken.

But, mostly with the help of friends and family, many of the pieces have been taped back together.

Mint From My Mother’s Backyard

I Didn’t Plant These

They’re growing out of a disused flower bed. The tallest one is almost 2 feet tall.

I’m OK with this.

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Dad Reading

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Gifford Pinchot State Park

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Gifford Pinchot State Park

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