UNSUBSCRIBE… Dear Google… I’m Getting Other People’s Mail

By | 2016-11-30T14:12:39+00:00 September 15th, 2016|Blogging From A to Z Challenge 2016, Lifestyle, Technology|

Apparently there are a number of Anthony Navarros around the world using Gmail's service. And I am getting all of their email...

“Losing” Laura?

By | 2016-11-30T14:12:39+00:00 June 25th, 2016|Blogging From A to Z Challenge 2016, Cancer, Christianity, Laura|

The most common phrase in our culture when someone dies is to tell the surviving family members “I am sorry for your loss.” Until I had experienced “losing Laura” to cancer I had not given much thought to the phrase. It got me thinking...

Songs of the Faith – Laura’s Hymn Sing

By | 2016-11-30T14:12:39+00:00 June 14th, 2016|Blogging From A to Z Challenge 2016, Cancer, Christianity, Laura|

It was difficult for Laura to pick out the hymns for her funeral service. Each time we revisited her funeral bulletin she kept changing them. "I like so many it's so hard to choose," she lamented. Then I had a burst of inspiration: "Why choose? You're in the choir... Let's have a Hymn Sing!"

(Face)Book of the Dead

By | 2016-11-30T14:12:40+00:00 May 16th, 2016|Cancer, Laura, Lifestyle, Technology, Tutorial|

I learned this week how you can "memorialize" the Facebook account of a loved one. Facebook has been a wonderful medium to communicate information about my wife's passing, funeral arrangements, etc. but it is also going to stand as a wonderful testament to the life she has led and lives she has touched.