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2018, my year of loss and mourning

From an online perspective, I’ve been quiet since the early summer. This has been a year of great loss for me. In a span of eight months, four dear souls departed this world, causing me to enter quite a stretch of mourning. Losing a close friend and two elderly beloved pets was hard, but nothing like watching my “never-sick, strong-as-a-bear” father take his last breath on…