525600 Minutes

525600 Minutes

Five hundred twenty five thousand six hundred minutes Five hundred twenty five thousand moments so dear Five hundred twenty five thousand six hundred minutes How do you measure, measure a year? By Deric Lostutter A year has passed since my wife decided I was worth putting up with. Marriage has it’s ups and downs, battles and celebrations, and often, I am the cause of the former. Marriage requires communication, trust, understanding, nurturing, and a mutual respect for how one another feels. But, let’s focus on the word “trust” for a…

Marriage – The Secret to Love and Happiness

Marriage – The Secret to Love and Happiness

“Where there is love there is life.” – Mahatma Gandhi   By: Deric Lostutter Marriage. I never thought that I would see the day. Really, I was an awkward teenager, and even more of a train wreck in my 20’s. I was a womanizer. I was always on the move, from party to party, searching for my next opportunity to fill the void in my life that I felt. I never knew what that void was. I knew I needed companionship, but I never knew how to stabilize my relationships…

What It’s Like to be Trolled Through the Death of Your Child

What It’s Like to be Trolled Through the Death of Your Child

The following story about what a troll can do to a grieving family contains graphic images. Read at your own discretion. By: Deric Lostutter “Is this really happening?”  -Jennifer Lostutter   That is the harrowing sentence that rings in my ears to this very day. With a look of confusion, despair, and hopelessness, my wife looked at me for an answer. I had none. It was a chilly day in northern Kentucky. I was awoken at six a.m. by my wife, Jennifer Lostutter. “I am spotting and cramping” she said….