Addiction, Cory Monteith and Me

The passing of Cory Monteith has left me rattled. I am not a fan in the sense that I followed his career or life but I have watched Glee since the beginning.This news was especially difficult to hear because it came on the heels of the verdict in the George Zimmerman case. I was absolutely appalled that he was found not guilty in the murder of Trayvon Martin....more
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Glee's Cory Monteith Dead at 31: How I'll Remember

I cried when Cory Monteith died, I admit it. It's not really an admission at all, because that would imply that there is something wrong with it, and I don't think that's true. (Image: © The Toronto Star/ I've watched Glee since the beginning. I watched it when it could do no wrong, and I didn't quit it when the criticism started, even though I got frustrated with the storylines at times. And unlike some internet critics, I always loved Cory Monteith's Finn. He was flawed and a little bit dorky. He never seemed to know what to do next, but he bumbled his way into some rocking musical numbers, and into finally figuring out that he needed to step up and help Rachel do the hardest part of any relationship in transition -- the leaving part. ...more
Sad for this young man and those who loved him. Your post reminded me of when I was young and ...more