By Heather Cole I had never crashed a wake before. I was so nervous driving to the funeral home that I accidentally drove the wrong direction, down a one-way street in an unfamiliarÂ neighborhood. An oncoming car honked loudly, and I managed to swerve into a nearby driveway before being hit. How
This essay is one of the most soul scorching ones I’ve read. I am literally shaking and sobbing, overcome with the reality that this might very well be me some day, and deep sadness over everything that was lost, even with good reason.