This Sunday is Mothers Day and for the last 30 years, I have been without my mother. For several years after my Mother died, I could barely go near a card store in the month before Mothers Day. If I walked by the card section of a store, my throat would start to close up, […]
One of my mother’s early paintings, probably painted in the late 60s/early 70s.
Over the years my sister has found some of my mother’s paintings on eBay and bought them. Last night she found and purchased these lovelies, painted by my mom such a long time ago! I am joyous and filled with many happy memories of my mother today.
I wake up slowly this morning, groggy, disoriented. I lie quietly for several minutes to get my bearings, and then open my eyes and sit up. I slept hard last night, dreaming active dreams that were peopled with the faces of long departed loved ones, beloved pets, friends…many I lost decades ago. My dreams were […]