How do you find solace in grief?

I wonder how others find solace in grief? These last few days, grief has been my constant companion. Friday we shared a beautiful celebration for our beloved friend Karen. Her music will always live in our hearts. Today my “little brother” Jim would have been 52. We will always remember … Read more

Poem for Karen

A poem I wrote for my dear friend Karen who died last night surrounded by love and music, as she would have wanted it. She will live in our hearts and minds, our beloved friend. You have been my mountain, a warm rock to lean my back against when winter … Read more

Death waiting

Death came softly through the back door this week. He slipped in quietly while I was busy with my mundane. When I looked up he was sitting with my dear friend Karen, cradling her gently in his grandfather kind arms. He has surprised me again. Death always surprises me. I’ve … Read more