The Most Painful Decision We Ever Made

We can’t help our son, so we chose to help our grandson.

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I sit here reflecting on my stepson’s life.

He was such a loving child at five years old. Fast forward to age 12. He had started hanging out with kids who were bad influences. Then his mother died suddenly. From there it spiraled downward at heart-stopping speed.



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Ellen Baker

Ellen Baker


Writing to help me navigate this unexpected life after “retirement”. Love to read others’ stories too.