Like the wind, they’re able to blow away the fog, revealing a clear, blue sky. Like the sun, their powerful rays can pierce through any haze…
Losing them has made me question where my own life is going, has made me focus on the things that are really important to me and has set me on this path of midlife reflection.
My Mom died today, as a happy and fulfilled mother. I’d like to tell you why.
I felt physically unwell. I had this constant discomfort in my stomach, esophagus and throat that weakened the very core of my body.
Instead of feeling satisfied with the progress I’ve made in my career and with my life, I feel discontented, restless and stranded.
I spent my birthday at my mother’s bedside. The silence was profound, and as the day slowly turned to night, I found myself reliving a lot of memories that had long been forgotten.
A bright, azure blue sky with thin streaks of cloud. Majestic snow-capped mountains. A sea of wild lupins. An explosion of colors…