I didn’t cause this upon myself, I didn’t go looking for it; I was not even prepared for it… but it came, not only on my doorstep but in my home.
I have come too far to look back, it’s a new day before me.
Today, it is five years since the passing of my baby Nicholas/Nick and known as Raidar by his friends.
When you become a victim of losing your loved one because of violent crime, it is hard to forgive.
When grief is personal, no one can tell you how to do it! You live with it … One learns how to live with it.
I share the sentiments, ‘be our brothers keeper’. This statement is crucial for our lives today.
Loss of lives due to violence has become a plague in our society and people grieve their loss in different ways
Whenever there is tragedy among young people, it is hard for me not to feel sad for the families and friends.
The 21st January 2016 would have been my son Nick’s 27th birthday. It was the second since his passing.
There comes a time in our life when we have to forget the issues of life and just smell the roses.