Colors Of My Life... Granny Gee

Grief... my son died May 29, 2010. I write my pain, and to remember Tommy. No matter how I feel, what I write about, my blog is about grief, Tommy, my life.
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Feet On The Wall …

Feet On The Wall …

By Gloria Faye Brown Bates/aka Granny Gee

This little girl learned to be a mean little girl sometimes, in the process of learning how to survive Hell.  The photo is of me … Gloria Faye Brown Bates/ aka Granny Gee  &grannygee

Photo is of my wonderful Grandma Alma & George … I loved them with my Heart.  George was blind, Grandma Alma was paralyzed on one side of her body.

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I Stand There In My Mind …

I Stand There In My Mind …

By Gloria Faye Brown Bates/aka Granny Gee

Artwork by Gloria Faye Brown Bates/aka Granny Gee

Last photo of Tommy as he drove to the beach… he died shortly after.  He collapsed on the sand while playing with his little son.

He made it to the beach in time … to do what he wanted most to do … play for the first time with his son, Taban … it was his last time.

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Words … Beautiful Words

Words … Beautiful Words

By Gloria Faye Brown Bates/aka Granny Gee

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Words are like beautiful flowers … I can take my pick of them!  Artwork, story, photo are owned by me … Gloria Faye Brown Bates/aka Granny Gee    (&grannygee)

Don’t you just love when two words are put together … that aren’t ever used together? I find myself stopping to read over … say over unusual word choices. I ‘pure’ love…

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The ‘Ghost’ Was Right In Front Of Me … On The Wall!

The ‘Ghost’ Was Right In Front Of Me … On The Wall!

By Gloria Faye Brown Bates/aka Granny Gee

Gloria Faye Brown Bates/ aka Granny Gee

I stood in the living room looking at our three precious Pups. Each one was asleep … one on the couch, one on the love seat … the other asleep on the big ottoman.

I heard something … it was a ghostly, breathing sound. Ever so often, I heard this sound. I was…

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Almost …

By Gloria Faye Brown Bates/aka Granny Gee

 

                           Gloria Faye Brown Bates/ aka Granny Gee (&grannygee)

One night I was playing tag with my cousins. I ran to the street to cross it … I don’t know what … made me stop barely in time to keep a car front hitting me. The lights were out on it … it was at night time.

I remember how my body froze, somehow ‘drew in’ … my…

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