the essence of big love

The risk of loving big is that big goodbyes can wreck you. If you've lived long enough, you've experienced it. The reverberating pain of saying goodbye to someone you love dearly. I've been to more funerals than I can count. My beloved father passed away when I was a teen, and three more people I … Continue reading the essence of big love

homesick at home

I once read that you start saying goodbye to your child the moment you give birth. Trusting another to watch them for an hour, the first time they crawl, the first steps, the first day of pre-school, start of kindergarten, first time at over night camp, on and on the goodbyes go. The very first … Continue reading homesick at home