loss, truth-telling

Surrendering to the Season of my Heart

I'm currently reading this little gem of a book called Anam Cara by John O'Donohue. It's a compilation of Celtic wisdom on the themes of friendship, solitude, love, and death. One passage in particular really resonated with me. O'Donohue describes the Celts' wonderful intuition for life; how they respect the circle of the seasons and understand that the rhythms in nature are also active… Continue reading Surrendering to the Season of my Heart

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humor, inner-work, loss, truth-telling

One Year After My Mom’s Passing: Overthinking the Deathversary

I'm just going to throw it out there: deathversaries are hard. There is no avoiding the grief that bubbles up. I knew that marking the first year without my mom would be difficult, so I planned a day with nothing to do other than take care of me. Well, that isn't entirely true. I planned… Continue reading One Year After My Mom’s Passing: Overthinking the Deathversary