Tag Archives: Grief

Gloomy Days and then It Rains!!!

I have had some pretty gloomy days lately.  So many things are going on in my life right now that are really emotionally challenging.  And to be honest, quite distressful.  I could elaborate and go into detail about every single … Continue reading

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She died alone

My daughter came over to help me with a little something today. When she was done she told me she wanted to talk to me. She sounded quite serious. I asked her if it was something bad and she said … Continue reading

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Pops is gone …….

Pops, as I mentioned in my last post, was diagnosed with Mesothelioma late last year.  He had been in the hospital for the last almost three weeks and, because there was nothing more they could do for him, he was … Continue reading

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A Time for Grief

My father-in-law is dying.  Mesothelioma.  My husband is trying to deal with that reality, but is having a very difficult time.  Meso is swift from diagnosis until one dies.  It’s not pretty or forgiving.  “Pops” is dealing with it as … Continue reading

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Missin Momma

When Daddy died in 1997 just after his and mom’s 51st wedding anniversary, I wasn’t sure how mother would do. While daddy was alive he would take mom anywhere she needed to go. He was the one that got the … Continue reading

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Ode to My Dad

         On Thursday, November 20, 1997, my dad died.  I was 46 years old.  It was just days after mom and dad’s 51st wedding anniversary that a scheduled MRI showed cancer in his lungs, liver and spine.  Ten … Continue reading

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