His name was Carson Crimeni and he was only fourteen years old. The young man who, while at a skateboard park, allegedly ingested some substance that ultimately took his life as bystanders watched, laughed and videoed the incident. Later, postings on social media of the unfolding scenes alerted the public and police but it was… Continue reading The Death of a Young Boy That Could Have Been Avoided
It is with a heavy heart that we say goodbye to wildlife artist Terry Isaac. I was traveling when I learned of his death and like the rest of the community, was shocked. We all know there are no guarantees in life but the natural progression of loss that we all expect and cling to… Continue reading Auntie Says…Dealing with the Death of a Parent.
Did you celebrate Father’s Day last week? We’re definitely not bombarded by the media hype the way we are with Mother’s Day, but it’s still there. The stereotypes of the outdoorsman, super masculine, grill-loving dad still make it into the commercials, retail posters, and therefore the psyche of shoppers. Times have changed though and along… Continue reading Auntie Says…Belated Happy Father’s Day