Family, Parenting, poetry, Transition, Travel, Uncategorized

Adventure in Transition

The frenzy of doing often keeps my emotions out of reach, until the doing stops. Action keeps the feelings sidelined, pushed aside so I can go on without dissolving into a blubbering mess. Such is the activity of the last few days. The preparation to move the property of two young adults and a cat,… Continue reading Adventure in Transition

Family, Parenting

Loss, Transitions, and Parenthood

Letting go of the small hand of your four year old as she walks into preschool tugs at the heart. It's just the beginning of many more first days and first steps until your child moves out of your home to make their own way in a sometimes scary world-wIthout you. This is parenting. During… Continue reading Loss, Transitions, and Parenthood