When you lose your mother, words fail.  Emotions win.

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Blanche Canter.  February 1923 – December 2013.

Our last words to each other were ‘I love you’.

There are no better words we could have said and no words effective enough to describe the grief.

No words.

**Renee Johnson is the author of Acquisition, and The Haunting of William Gray.  She is currently working on a Young Adult novel, while editing a suspense novel which has international flair–an homage to her love of travel and foreign food.  She lives on a farm in North Carolina with her husband, Tony Johnson, and one very spoiled German shepherd named Gretel.