Grief: keen mental suffering or distress over affliction or loss; sharp sorrow;painful regret.
As humans, we go through the best and worst parts of our life. If we are fortunate enough, we have friends to help us along the way. Sometimes, those friends know when to hold us up and when to let us fall so we can learn to stand back up on our own. Because when we do stand, we come back stronger than before. We might be dinged up, have some scratches, bleed, but those heal and form the scars of life we are lucky to have.
A very close friend of mine, one who fits the mold above, sent me something recently that resonated with me. It is what inspired me to share a post here after some absence. He and I have been through the balance of life together as it relates to light and dark, life and death. We have experienced life and death at the same time as if one was passing the baton to the other. Our stories are unique, but the struggle is universal. After reading this post, I knew I had to share it with others because I feel it may help Continue reading