The Poppies are Back

It is a terrible thing to be very young and be facing a family disaster that you barely understand and have no ability to prevent. But this is where I found myself when I was six years old and my four year old sister was dying of a double bacterial infection that the doctors were unable to defeat.

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  1. Your words have been haunting me Ann Marie, about not having written much lately. Yesterday and today, I tried to make up for some of the gap by adding a new story to my collection. As I put the final touches on it, I wondered if it would appeal to you and hoped it would as your good favor is valuable to me. This time, it’s a life-lesson piece that meant a lot to me. When you can carve out some time, please give it a read and let me know what you think.
    Here’s the link:


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