MOTHER’S DAY SANS MOTHER

My mother passed away on December 20, 2017 (about 4 ½ months ago), and this Sunday, May 13, 2018, will be my first Mother’s Day without her. For this holiday, my sister and I plan to return to Delaware, where she lived the final years of her life, in an effort to continue our healing… Continue reading MOTHER’S DAY SANS MOTHER

ART AND HEALING

I do not particularly enjoy making art, with the exception of one medium. Photography is the only artistic process that I truly relish. I received my degree in photography, back in the early 2000’s when everything was done in a dark room with intensely toxic chemicals, and this newfangled digital photography thing was just emerging.… Continue reading ART AND HEALING

DEATH AND SANCTUARY

The topic of death has been on my mind as of late. And last night, synchronistically, one of my tribe (spiritual friend group) members, sent out a suggestion (from @soundstrue) to all of us, to give the below exercise a try. When she sent this post to us, I was watching Dead Poet’s Society on… Continue reading DEATH AND SANCTUARY