Out of my Cocoon

Grounded Words for Grieving Hearts- Out of my Cocoon Share - All I wanted to do was stay in my cocoon after my son was taken to Heaven. I was devastated and needed to gestate for a while to process my loss. I was aware that staying isolated…

 On Hold To Heal

Share- My stomach was in knots as I sat at my keyboard organizing my thoughts to compose an email that I was not looking forward to writing. After a few months of attempting to live life as usual, it was clear that my ability to commit to projects…

Love Never Leaves

  Share- I could feel my body tense with just the thought of attending an upcoming graduation for a dear friend of my son’s. This would be the first event that I would attend since my eighteen-year-old son’s passing and I battled…

Rock Away My Guilt

Share- My eighteen year old son lay in the hospital bed on life support just on the verge of meeting his Heavenly Father. I was at home recuperating from an exhausting night of draining emotions which were leaving me with fatigue and anguish.…

In The Arms Of My Ultimate Responder

Share- As my eighteen year old son lay in the road fighting for his life, he was fortunate to have a first responder who held his hand, gave him words of hope, encouraged him not to give up, and told him that the Lord loved him. The young lady…

Comforted By Him Through Cuddles

Share- As a little hand grabbed mine and gave my arm a tug, my seven year old son dragged me over to a box with the words “free kittens” scribbled on the side. My heart received a pull as well because before our eyes lay five little balls…

Capsized But Anchored In Love

Share- Suddenly my small sailboat turned over and I plummeted down into dark and cold water leaving me scared and disoriented.  Thankfully my life vest carried me to the surface as I bobbled under the boat. A little cave had been created under…

All I Have Is Hope

Share- Shocked, stunned and saddened were my feelings as my eyes gazed onto the words that were typed in response to a social media post. My photo share had captured a tender moment of my eighteen year old son as he was being prayed for when…