Monthly Archives: July 2011

In My Heart

Becoming a mother requires a lot of strength. It takes courage to have your heart walking around outside your body. I can’t possibly have a single favorite picture of you. There are so many that stir memories and bring a … Continue reading

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Pure and Simple

I’ve sat with these thoughts for some time, wondering how or if I should approach them. I’m still not sure, but they feel big enough that I don’t want to leave them unaddressed. So here are my own thoughts in … Continue reading

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Always Have, Always Will

Losing touch with you is a completely foreign experience. I went from being a consistent presence and having broad involvement in your lives to absolutely nothing. It shocked and shook me. I’ve had to put in a lot of effort … Continue reading

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Luna: Update & Etc.

I’ve been thinking that you’d like to know how Luna is doing. Dad & L asked about her recently, which reminded me to write a post about it. To be honest, I wrote the details below first and then reflected … Continue reading

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Landscapes

The landscape of our lives has changed. Dramatically. Life wasn’t perfect before, of course, but it was what we were used to; it grew up around us and we grew with it. And we did okay, because we were comfortable … Continue reading

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Just True

I get the feeling from things T has said that I’m not supposed to say I miss you. That you don’t want to hear it. That somehow you think it’s me ‘manipulating’ you. Maybe it’s just that the honesty is … Continue reading

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Being Human

Some thoughts I wanted to share… use them as you wish. Love, Mom “Pain is the experience. Suffering is the judgment.” Being human guarantees at least one thing: we will mourn… many different kinds of loss at many different times … Continue reading

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