Being There Reaching Out

July 2009 Blog Posts (3)

Remembering Sgt Ryan Jopek

3 years ago on Sunday, doesn't seem real. While time has changed, my heart remains the same. There is a big chunk missing, everyone seems to know but there seems to be a big part they can not understand. His best friend from Kansas came to visit this last weekend. Breaks my heart to watch others that loved him hurt so much. I miss his smile, his gentil ways, his laugh, his big hugs. He was AMAZING - simple but AMAZING, he changed my life from the day I found out he was going to be. I think that… Continue

Added by loved ones of Sgt Ryan Jopek's Family on July 27, 2009 at 10:55pm — No Comments

Cindy Anderson's Poetry

I became aware of Cindy's booklet of poetry at the April event in Milwaukee. Later I got several copies from her that I have given to special friends. Cindy's work is wonderful and very meaningful for all of us. I encourage you to contact Jim and Cindy to get your copy.
Kay Castner

Added by loved ones of Family of Steve Castner on July 3, 2009 at 10:06am — No Comments

Poetry books

In the spring of 2008 Cindy Anderson (Stepmom to LCpl Nick Anderson, 3-13-06, Afghanistan) started to write poetry. In deciding which of her poems to share Cindy first thought to keep it light. However Cindy had a change of mind. All of us on Earth experience the bitter and the sweet. Cindy's poems share her experience with both.

Cindy begin with the poem I Want to Taste Life. There are 28 other poem included in the chap book.

Cindy and i will send one poetry book to each… Continue

Added by loved ones of Jim and Cindy Anderson on July 1, 2009 at 8:26pm — 1 Comment

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