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Poems & Excerpts

This page is a compilation of literature, songs, movies, and messages of hope that brought solace and affirmation to my grieving heart. I encourage you to take a moment to listen, read and explore each piece in hopes that it will bring you comfort.

                             -Heather

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I Carry Your Heart with Me

A poem that illustrates the depth of love and its ability to live on. Written by E.E. Cummings in 1952.

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"Beginnings are scary, endings are usually sad, but it's the middle that counts most. Try to remember that when you find yourself at a new beginning. Just give Hope a chance to float up. And it will. Hope Floats."

Hope Floats

A heartwarming movie starring Sandra Bullock & Harry Connick Jr. that guides the heart to pursuing love and life after loss.

Tracy Lawrence- Find out Who Your Friends Are

A song that tells the importance of friendship in the midst of pain and hardship.

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I Heard Your Voice in the Wind

A poem by an unknown author about the painful yet moving experience of grief.