I grew up in countries that place a high value on Mother’s Day. The cynicism that has developed over the last two decades about this
Most people tend to run away from relatives when they come visiting, or at the very best, go deep into hiding. Work, meetings, emergencies, out-of-town
Being sick in winter while living in one of the most beautiful cities in the world is not my idea of fun. Nevertheless, the bug
You reach an age where the best Christmas gift is not something you can buy in a store or order on Amazon: time and presence.
So this is what grief is all about… the endless sense of loss, darkness and loneliness. I find myself floating in an emptiness that has
It wasn’t too long ago that I grumbled about the emptiness of the house without my daughter. After 18 years of centering my life around