Forever in my Heart

Matthew Douglas 9/5/1980-10/17/2000 My best friend. My worst enemy. My brother. 13... Can it really have been 13 years ago? Me, an overly dramatic 16 year-old at the start of her junior year of high school? Him, barely 20 years old, clean for over 2... Tee shirts without long-sleeved thermals underneath; healthy, unbroken skin... A … Continue reading Forever in my Heart


The Rise and Fall of Judy Garland

“Amphetamines and Barbiturates: The Up(per)s and Down(er)s of a Legend” “Smile though your heart is aching. Smile even though it’s breaking…” Judy Garland’s heart was indeed broken for most of her regrettably short life; but if anyone knew how to smile through pain, it was little “Baby” Gumm. Already a sensation by the age of … Continue reading The Rise and Fall of Judy Garland