The Story of Us

   It was one of those uneventful Monday nights when you're at the mall running errands and suddenly you find yourself hungry. So you hie off to the nearest fast food place to grab a quick bite.  And that's where I saw him as I was standing in line waiting for my order.  The sight…

A Tale of Two Miguels

There are two difficult days each year in every bereaved parent's life. One, the day of your child's passing, and two, your child's birthday.  Tomorrow is my son's 22nd birthday. His nickname is Migi, but his whole name is Francisco Miguel. Almost every year since he died in 1998, God in His infinite grace, allows…