Jimmy is in the ocean wearing swim trunks. His arms are outstretched, reaching to catch a football.

Let It Rain Down

You can’t stop time. You can’t capture light. You can only turn your face up and let it rain down. The Memory Keeper’s Daughter

Jimmy on a bike wearing a white bike helmet and a yellow LIVESTRONG vest accepting his first yellow cancer survivor rose

The Light Of Joy

…Maybe death isn’t darkness, after all, but so much light wrapping itself around us. Mary Oliver

Memory cards at LIVESTRONG event. The card in the center says In Memory Of Jimmy Fowkes LIVESTRONG

The Dotted Line

It’s still possible … to realize that you have always had your life shattered and your heart broken and your faith tested by loving too much and too often and that all along, it was never too much and never too often and that you were never, ever, fully broken. David Whyte

Hardwired For Joy

Joy and sorrow are inseparable … together they come and when one sits alone with you … remember that the other is asleep upon your bed. Kahlil Gibran

BIPOC woman with a light teal sweater sitting on a couch working on a laptop. There's a lamp with a white shade behind her and a tan table. Her hair is dark and pulled back.

Grieving When You’re In Charge

For loss is our common denominator. None of us will escape it … How do we move through struggle and let community hold us when we have been laid low? Elizabeth George

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