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Making sense of my grief

Blogs for people who lost their voice during their journey with illness and death.

May 30, 2022

André de la Porte: A man of compassion and devotion

The comfort of a story is that each of the characters stick to their roles. The hero is admired for his courage, outstanding achievements and noble […]
November 11, 2021

My Heart is Mending: Hope Restored

I find myself in the chair of the dental hygienist. She is a gifted teacher at heart and usually provides a running commentary for the 40 […]
May 31, 2021

Thriving, in spite of: The sorrow of your death

My Beloved, your life on earth ended on the 30th of May 2020.  It did not end our relationship. I am panning for gold in the endless sorrow-sands […]
October 20, 2020

Making Sense of My Grief: Death Changes Everything

I wish I could walk into the bathroom and find the toilet seat up. I wish I could open the fridge and find something other than […]
October 6, 2020

Making Sense of my Grief: Never Again

Never again will we eat an ice cream cone together. Never again will you hold my hand. Never again will we listen to music in awe. […]
September 23, 2020

Making Sense of My Grief: Being Kidnapped

I want to schedule an appointment with Grief. We really need to talk about some boundaries here. My life has been invaded. This is a hostile […]