Blogs

August

August – A month’s reflection August wasn’t a month I wanted to face. So much fear gripped my inner being – fear of what lied ahead. The triggers I encountered every day, counting down those last days with Anna before taking her to college. My close friends and family understood my fears – although irrational…

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Winks From Heaven

This morning I woke up and the sound of silence was deafening. I found myself missing Lauren, Kathleen and Anna so much. I was able to talk to Anna, which was very nice, in lieu of her having an injured foot. I told Vicki and Sam that I was sad so I decided to go…

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A Broken Heart

“You will lose people you can’t live without, and your heart will be badly broken, and the bad news is that you never completely get over the loss of your beloveds. But this is also the good news. They live forever in your broken heart that doesn’t seal back up. And you come through. It’s…

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Hope

  My favorite time of day – sitting alone, quietly on the sofa – with the softest throw you can ever imagine – with my large cup of coffee that says “there’s an angel watching over you”. Ironically, my sister Pam gave me this many many years before the accident but I have used it…

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My Mother’s Birthday

I remember this day – one of my first memories from childhood. It was December 15, 1969 and it was my mother’s 33rd birthday. The four of us children got ready for grade school and would celebrate when we got home. One tradition we had was to always go as a family and pick out our…

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