Bereavement, Gratitude

A Tough Few Days…

I haven't written anything for the last few days.  It was my Mom's birthday on the 17th April, she would have been 74.  It's the first birthday that she's not been here, and a reminder that it was just after her birthday last year that she developed Pneumonia and deteriorated, before passing away in May.… Continue reading A Tough Few Days…

Bereavement

The power of writing….

Today I had to complete something that I have been absolutely dreading and totally avoiding for the last 2 weeks.  I had my first counselling session 2 weeks ago, and my homework was to write a letter to my Mum, before my next session.  Being asked to do this filled me with anxiety, scared and… Continue reading The power of writing….

Bereavement, Gratitude, Simple life

The rollercoaster continues…

I know, I know.....I haven't been keeping up!!  Am beginning to realise that daily posting is quite ambitious considering my brain doesn't exactly function from 5pm onwards.  I've had some really good days, feeling super-motivated and getting a lot done, feeling quite positive and clear.  That was until Monday, when I went to an Occupational… Continue reading The rollercoaster continues…