Tag Archives: rituals

Holiday Traditions and Memories.

In the spirit world time does not exist. Everything happens simultaneously. The striking of midnight, signifying the changing of the years, is inconsequential. So as I sit here thinking about how with each year passing I move further and further … Continue reading

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Jesi’s Bed

Dear Reader: This is the first in a series of works I will be posting reflecting back on what it was like to pack up and let go of the last home Kari and I (and Chris before he went … Continue reading

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Turning the Page….14 into 15.

A friend, another mother who understands loss from the inside, wrote to me recently about the turning of the year…that it would bring a whole new wave of feeling about losing Jesi… She was right. Ever since I was a … Continue reading

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