Posts by Tori Rivers

Looks like I’m a Texas girl now

Let’s start with the announcement Sadly my time at Faces and life in the Birmingham, Alabama area has come to...

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Tomorrow needs you – and me

TOMORROW NEEDS YOU Every year I participate in the National Suicide Prevention Week campaign by To Write Love on Her...

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When your dog wakes you up

Her weight sinking into the sheets, a little damp from the summer morning heat. Heavy in slumber, though her mind...

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I was made for…

I was made for… I was made for self-reflection in the sunshine. I was made for allowing fresh air to...

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Happy 30th anniversary to my parents

My mom moved to Eustis, Florida when she was 9 years old. Her father took her and her sister to...

And so I kept living

Tomorrow, Sept. 10, 2016, is World Suicide Prevention Day, and this week has been dedicated as National Suicide Prevention Week...

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Thankful for more than just a 9 to 5

I try to be a positive person; I try to be thankful and appreciative of the blessings in my life,...

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Twin bed reminders

Today my father called me. He’s visiting his mother, my Beebe; she’s in the hospital again. It seems worse than...

TWLOHA celebrates 10 years of hope

To Write Love on Her Arms has been an important organization and moral guide for me for about eight and a half...

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Lost at sea

Sun beams Whose warmth I’d normally welcome Remind me that I’m still adrift They beat down, beat me down And blister...