On Miscarriage, Sharing your Grief, and your Right to Remember

Sweet little flower of heavenly birth, you were too fair to bloom on earth. ~ Author Unknown   Miscarriage is quite a unique type of death experience. It haunts your mind and heart in ways that are difficult to put aside. Not only are you losing a child and the dream of that little person,Continue reading “On Miscarriage, Sharing your Grief, and your Right to Remember”

Why My Forehead is Clear of Ashes Today

“Although the life of a person is in a land full of thorns and weeds, there is always a space in which the good seed can grow. You have to trust God.” ~ Pope Francis Today is Ash Wednesday. The Christian’s forty days of Lent has begun as it does each and every year. AsContinue reading “Why My Forehead is Clear of Ashes Today”

Lamenting the meaning of this day

God is closest to those with broken hearts. ~Jewish Saying Let your tears come. Let them water your soul. ~Eileen Mayhew Dear John Victor, Today would have been your birthday. But, God had other plans. This has taken quite some time getting used to as I loved you from the very moment I knew IContinue reading “Lamenting the meaning of this day”