Monthly Archives: March 2013

Defined by Absence

By and large, I think the kids helped me do a reasonably good job of  clearing out the things that needed to go so that the house didn’t feel like she had just stepped out for a minute. The daughters … Continue reading

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You Thought You Knew, But You Didn’t Have a Clue

Things I thought I knew, but Really Didn’t Grasp Department: I knew it was going to be hard when the youngest daughter finally moved out. I’ve been trying to prepare myself for it for months. Everybody who goes through this says that coming home … Continue reading

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Time for An ‘I Want’ Song

Things have been a little rough the last few days. As the numbness continues to wane, things are getting both better and worse. I have been able to enjoy time with family and friends more, but when the grief comes … Continue reading

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