Month: June 2020

  • Another 30-Day Song Challenge: Days 22-30

    With all the upheaval going on lately in my life, I realized I never quite got around to finishing the 30-Day Song Challenge over here on the blog! So, let’s lighten things up and take a look at the last songs of this challenge. Day 22: A Song That Moves You Forward “I Will Survive” […]

  • The Newest Normal

    It’s been two weeks since Mom died. Her ashes came home last Saturday, my dad returned to work on Sunday, and the hospital bed that she spent her final months in was sold on Monday. Most of her legal and financial affairs have been settled, and my dad has been taking care of all of […]

  • The Longest Goodbye

    The Longest Goodbye

    My mother passed away on Wednesday morning after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. She was only 67 and would have turned 68 next month. I’m not going to go into all of the details of her death, other than that she died in her sleep and she had been experiencing somewhat of a rapid downturn […]