I first heard the poem long before I started Beyond Adversity. A few years later, cancer obliterated, scrambled, and hid many of my memories — including memories of the poem. Recently, Fantastic Frank mentioned to poem in one of his posts. Nearly 10 years have passed since I first heard the poem, but thanks to Linda Ellis (who wrote the poem) and Fantastic Frank (who shared the poem), I now present to you “The Dash.”
Click here to read the words of “The Dash” by Linda Ellis.