Grandparents Denied Access to their Grandchildren

Month: July 2015

Gratitude

Gratitude

I’ve been sick lately and I am feeling a great deal of gratitude for pharmaceuticals because without them, it would have been much more difficult. I’m sure that there is an underlying emotional component to illness. It felt a bit like I was drowning this […]

Past, Present and Future

Past, Present and Future

I’m sitting here at my desk, listening to the distant rumble of thunder. While looking out the window at the darkening sky, I am jolted from my reverie by the sudden, intrusive grind of an electric saw. There have been numerous times when I have […]

Endings and New Beginnings

Endings and New Beginnings

Last night, sitting on my deck, I watched the evening settle in over wildflowers, trees, and rooftops. As the sky darkened and shadows lengthened, fireflies began to twinkle. Day was done. Everything ends, we know this. The relationship with my daughter-in-law ended. The easy, loving relationship […]