Simply a "state of being."
To be “family-less” means different things to people, and I've had a very interesting time coming to that realization, as well as understanding how a traditional family does matter!
After the recent holidays
At age 57 my mom had passed away, my brother had become my roommate, and I had the most precious friend in the whole world, my kitty Chelsea. Without a doubt she and I were soul mates, and I truly did love her unconditionally. It’s rare to have