Organ Donation

Sale Ends at Midnight on all Downloadable Organ Donation Pieces

Sale Ends at Midnight on all Downloadable Organ Donation Pieces

All Downloadable Organ Donation Pieces are on sale until midnight tonight! Just download and print. Put in a frame. A gift! Register to be an organ donor.  Donate Life. To see the downloadable items below, click the title. Have A Heart. “Be a gift. Have a heart. Your life will live again.” The Legacy. “I […]

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Sale Ends April 30, 2014 for Organ Donation Downloads!

Sale Ends April 30, 2014 for Organ Donation Downloads!

Have a Heart, The Legacy, and So Hope Will Live are on sale for one more week only! But you can register to be an organ donor at any time. And that never goes on or off sale! Click here to donate life. Click Here to Purchase Now

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April is Organ Donation Month:  Have A Heart (Download Version)

April is Organ Donation Month: Have A Heart (Download Version)

  Have A Heart: A poem to encourage organ donation.    Now also available as a download. And on sale too!   “Your gift can save a mom or dad or help a child survive. You can mend a broken heart and keep someone alive.”   This was originally written for a 20 year old […]

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April is Organ Donation Month: The Legacy

April is Organ Donation Month: The Legacy

Written by on March 30, 2014 in Family & Children & Thoughts on Things, The Legacy with 0 Comments

“I hope that you find comfort in my memory: The work I do helps someone live – my greatest legacy.” The Legacy: A message of love from an organ donor to his or her family. In my last post, we discussed some numbers about organ donation, and how many people it has helped, and how […]

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April is Organ Donation Month:  So Hope Will Live

April is Organ Donation Month: So Hope Will Live

So Hope Will Live   Every April is Organ Donation Month. And every year the medical professionals get better and better at doing organ transplant surgery, and every year the after-care, including managing medications to prevent rejection, gets better as well.  This is too important to ignore, because some day, you or one of your […]

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So Hope Will Live – One More Organ Donation Poem

So Hope Will Live – One More Organ Donation Poem

Valentine’s Day: a Good Time to Register as an Organ Donor   This Valentine’s Day, as you think about love, and those you love, think about how important it would be to you that an organ be available for your spouse or child or parent in the event that one was needed to keep them […]

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The Legacy: Another Poem to Encourage Organ Donor Registration

The Legacy: Another Poem to Encourage Organ Donor Registration

The Legacy: Donate Life   Yesterday I posted “Have A Heart” along with a message about Bill Coon’s story.  If you didn’t read that, I encourage you to do so. (Disclaimer: Though I wrote “The Legacy,” I have not yet been an organ donor, since I am still alive, at least when I last checked! […]

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A Heart That Sings

A Heart That Sings

Written by on February 14, 2013 in Health, Love & Family, Organ Donation with 0 Comments

On this Valentine’s Day, remember why you fell in love, and think about what you can do to stay there. But, it’s important to keep your heart happy too, both you and your loved one, and your family. And sometimes that takes professional help. Here is a poem for those who are having or facing […]

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The Legacy: A Poem from an Organ Donor to His or Her Family

The Legacy: A Poem from an Organ Donor to His or Her Family

It is still Organ Donation Month.  I am re-running “The Legacy.”  This is a poem written from the perspective of a donor to his or her family.  It is intended to provide words of comfort to the family, and as a tribute to both donor and the family. Donate Life: Your life will go on living! […]

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It’s Poetry Month and Organ Donation Month

It’s Poetry Month and Organ Donation Month

Written by on April 12, 2012 in Organ Donation with 2 Comments

  It’s Poetry Month and Organ Donation Month, all at once!  Be a donor!  Be a writer!  Be a reader! Here is “Have A Heart,” originally written for a young man who underwent his second heart transplant at age 20 (the first was as an infant), and a kidney transplant, also at age 20.  And […]

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