Gangsta Mittens
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What a summer…

August 16, 2008

I couldn’t begin to say all that happened this summer… Here’s a “video” that comes close…  I will say that it is my first attempt to do anything like this and I have NO clue how to edit audio (yes i could’ve asked B, but I wanted to do this on my own). At any […]

I Saw My Mom Cry…

June 22, 2008

My dad was always the emotional one. My mom… a rock. She says it’s because of her childhood… she couldn’t cry because there was no time… too much needed to be done… But I saw her cry today. I don’t know what thought sparked the tears… but there were tears… and they hurt me. As […]

My Dad Passed Away This Morning

June 20, 2008

At about 8:20am… as I was getting picked up from the airport and trying to brace myself to see him for what I feared was the last time. B took the long way home… thru the park and the shade of the trees… just a calm and serene ride… and then when I got home […]

My Dad Has Cancer

June 11, 2008

On top of all the other stuff going on… cancer. I want to just scream out “ENOUGH”… I mean this man shouldn’t have to go thru this. I don’t know if he’s in pain… I don’t know if he even knows what’s going on. But it doesn’t seem right that he should have to endure […]

Day 1

May 27, 2008

It was wonderful to not have to be at work until 930… but the day was long. I mean most orientation days tend to be that way… long and drawn out… or they’re like extra short and you have 7 hours to spend trying to look like you’re doing something even though no one seems […]