Category Archives: loss of a parent


   I went to a funeral today. Recently I read a book entitled Living Forward.  And I have just spent an hour looking through my stacks of books to write a quote from it.  Apparently I am not living forward enough … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day, It’s all hard!

Everyone needs  a little appreciation and validation. We just want to know that someone notices what we are going through; maybe even dare to step into our pain and struggles. We just want someone to say “I see you, and … Continue reading

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Urinals And Grief

I am responsible for keeping  9 toilets and one urinal clean.  And unless you are living in a mansion overlooking the Caribbean with 9 bathrooms, that’s a number that no one wants to be responsible for.  Frankly I would be … Continue reading

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