Nearly 12 weeks have passed since I’ve crossed the blessed threshold of Andrea’s salon. I am committed to social distancing as long as it takes, and, I look forward to once again being back in “the chair.”
In spite of a friend’s deep suffering, the death of an elder neighbor, a loved one’s diagnosis of an advanced cancer, life rolls on straight
Reading and Watching Ideas – August 23, 2019
Well, I resolved to start this feature a few weeks ago as a weekly offering on the blog and did not follow through. Nothing to
Soon I’ll leave for a brief trip back to Texas. I go most every month to see my father. Because I go so often now,
When we saw her sit down and her tears begin, we dropped to our knees in front of her and joined hands forming a circle with to share and acknowledge her sorrow. What a gift to share our collective grief with this stranger-friend for a moment.
When we’ve opened a vein…
In the end, my mother died of hypovolemic shock. This means that during the 48 or so hours between when we decided to stop treatment