Rachel’s Tale: “Your Heart Doesn’t Up Close When Your Individual Dies” 3
Within our Your Stories series, individuals who have lost a cherished one share their unique viewpoint through essays, poetry and artwork. One year ago, Rachel Brougham’s spouse Colin passed away in a biking accident at only 39. Right Here, she covers life, love — and dating — being a young widow.
Behind me as I walk down the sidewalk, the sound repeats itself. There’s a stomp, a crunch after which laughter. Often we hear, “Ooh, that has been an excellent one, ” or “That’s an one that is big there! ” Then it starts yet again.
It’s March in Minneapolis, Minnesota — the full time of the year when all that snowfall melts during the day then refreezes through the night, producing chunks of ice and giant puddles on town pavements and roads.Read More›