Remembering Jeggan Cole: 2014-2022 – Eight Years Strong

Remembering Jeggan Cole: 2014-2022 – Eight Years Strong

GRIEF WORK AND HEALING It so happened that on the eight-year anniversary of Jeggan’s passing, I celebrated a milestone birthday. Even with life’s trauma, it is a momentous and joyful time to be alive and for that I am eternally grateful. I have no doubt in my mind...
Remembering Jeggan Cole: 2014-2022 – Eight Years Strong

Jeggan Cole 2014-2021 – Seven Year Anniversary

Seven Year Anniversary: Counting My Blessings Through the Lens of the Pandemic. Celebrating another year into my journey of grief and healing against the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic. It goes without saying that the past year has been tough with widespread...
Remembering Jeggan Cole: 2014-2022 – Eight Years Strong

Happy birthday to my son in heaven! 

Thirty-two years ago to the day,I welcomed a beautiful baby into my world.He was the joy and pride of my life And soon, became my identity. I watched him grow into a man,Just an everyday regular guyWho fussed about nothing Yet discussed everything.With a grin on his...
Remembering Jeggan Cole: 2014-2022 – Eight Years Strong

Memoir – Jeggan’s 5th Anniversary – May 19, 2019

Remembering Jeggan O. Cole 2014 – 2019 Feeling Incredibly Blessed! In my write-up this year, I choose to view my journey through the lens of God’s incredible and manifold blessings. It is with much humility and gratefulness of heart that I say with confidence...
Remembering Jeggan Cole: 2014-2022 – Eight Years Strong

Greater Sense of Purpose and Hope

JEGGAN O. COLE: July 3, 1987 – May 19, 2014 FOURTH ANNIVERSARY (May 19) – TRIBUTE   It is here again! It sneaked up on me: May 19, 2018, four years to the day. What an incredible journey and what a life! At this time of the year, I find myself penning...
Remembering Jeggan Cole: 2014-2022 – Eight Years Strong

A son is born, A son is gone!

Come nigh all you who mourn From whence you come? North, South, East and West. A son is born, a son is gone!   You gather together to mourn Who is it you mourn? Mother, father daughter or son? Indeed for a son – a son that is gone   You gather together at...