The Grief That Won’t Go Away

The Grief That Won’t Go Away

The Grief that Won’t Go Away Beneath the hurry and worry, beneath the frazzled scurrying for control, beneath the frustration turned resentment, beneath the fear that comes out as anger and rage pointing out the tiny mishaps of your child or partner, and momentary...
Your Heart Will Be Satisfied

Your Heart Will Be Satisfied

You Heart Will Be Satisfied I see your suffering. I will not let that ache within you remain forever tender and raw. I will not let your cry go unheard. I will satisfy your deepest longings. I will soothe your anxiety. I will not let you go cold and hungry. I will not...
When Grief Comes for a Surprise Visit

When Grief Comes for a Surprise Visit

The other night, I had just dropped both of our kiddos off for a short playdate at a neighbor’s house and was on my way to the grocery store to then go back home and make chicken soup for my husband who was sick – and it was his birthday.  It was already 5 pm and we...