Remembering my beautiful mom today. I continue to draw sustenance from her love. In the redwood ecosystem, buds for future… Read more Redwood Ecosystems and Life After Death
End of the Beginning by James Northrup Someone said we begin to die the minute we’re born. Death is a… Read more Take time to remember
I was going to write about grief but even I am tired of writing about grief. I know, you probably didn’t… Read more I’ve officially tired of writing about grief. P.s. Caillou has FAILED me.
Hello friends, I am so excited to share that I have a piece up on the website Keeping Mum! It is… Read more Keeping Mum
I am embarking on the third round of birthdays, anniversaries and holidays without my mom. In the past two years it often… Read more A failed game of pin the tail on the donkey
I love that when we told my daughter we were having cake to celebrate grandma’s birthday, she asked which one? rather… Read more Happy birthday, mom
What are you running from? Nothing. What are you running toward? Freedom. This heavy pain made weightless. What carries it… Read more Made Weightless
A few months ago my friend gave me a plumeria cutting. Even if you have never heard of Plumeria I… Read more And Then…Growth.
It still feels wrong to speak of beauty in grief. To exclaim the wondrous joys and gifts that blossom from healing. I want to say, but I would trade any of it to have my mom back or my pregnancy back. (And I would.)
Hello – some updates! copyright of Instagram. 1.I am now on instagram! Well, I have been for a while. But… Read more a bit of housekeeping. And: I want *your* instagram links please!