Finally, I came up with my word for the year. It fits with all the thinking I’d been doing, It just works. If you haven’t come up with a word yet, you might want to try this one….
Christmas isn’t great for everyone. This is for those of you who have suffered a loss. My thoughts are with you. If this is your first Christmas without your loved one, I hope this
( This post is from a few years ago. I love this whole concept of “breath” prayers.) A “breath” prayer is a prayer that can be said in one breath. The ancient monks often prayed, “Lord, have mercy” as their “breath” prayers. Christians often repeat the name, “Jesus”. I have […]
Just like in the grieving process, we recover from depression in leaps and bursts. We’re sure we’re never going to get better. We have good weeks and bad weeks. We have good days and bad days. We have good moments and bad moments. Depression, by its very nature, flings us all over the emotional spectrum; It’s […]
As I wrote yesterday, this will be a very random week of posts and thoughts. Mom’s doctor’s visit yesterday revealed nothing more about her mental state that we didn’t already know. We just wanted to make sure there was nothing “medical” going on with her. She is losing […]