Losing Gord Downie

Real Life

We knew it was coming. We just hoped it never would.

Why the Loss of Gord Downie Still Hurts So Hard. We knew it was coming yet I still wasn't ready for it. My heart feels heavy. I have had a good cry. I've listened all morning to the Hip. I ate some chocolate cake (because sadness) but I am also feeling very at peace over the passing of Gord Downie. In his life and his presence, he was magic. An absolute gift.  The generosity of his spirit extends in his exit, because somehow he has left us with a gift of knowing that he was peaceful in his end. The
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