The time just after my mother passed away is one that I revisit from time to time. Allowing myself to move through those moments and memories has allowed me to move through the pain, and be able to look back with a heavy, but happier heart. It’s strange to me how life has been so irrevocably altered … Read more Motherless Daughter – My Journey With Grief
She would have been 55 today. I miss her. My Mom never got to see me get married, have babies or see them grow up. I hope she found peace in death that she never had in life. She’s been gone almost 12 years. For the back story you can read here. I have not edited … Read more My Mom
My mom had bi-polar disorder and was agoraphobic. She was a single mom after my parents separated when I was 2. Our relationship was one fraught with potholes and peaks. For as long as I can remember, my mom went from being full of energy and wanting to do things with me to sleeping all day — leaving me to … Read more Healing my relationship with my Mom.
I think I have finally forgiven my mom for dying the way she did. I am posting this here, because her death is what allowed me to meet my wonderful Luc and have my beautiful children. A bit of back story if you will. almost 10 years ago to the day I went to Edmonton to visit family and … Read more Cathartic Dream