She Lives!

Today is my Nana’s funeral. The day to celebrate her life doesn’t really feel like a celebration to me. My heart feels sad and numb all at the same time. I feel nervous about the reality that faces me today-an acceptance of her permanent absence.  I know in my mind that she is gone, but […]

You Will Not Be Forgotten

Knowing that death is imminent does not really prepare us for the dismal event. Our family has had to confront the despairing, heart sick reality of  precious lives coming to an end far to many times this year. Some days, comfort seems distant. What can you say to a morbid heart that longs to hold […]