Giraffes In Heaven – The Sudden Passing of My Grandmother

((Written while I was en route to a family gathering due to the sudden passing of my grandmother.)) A day ago, my grandmother passed away, suddenly, on Sunday morning. I hadn't even gotten out of bed when I got the text (3 am writing binges and all). Even now, it still hasn't quite sunk in … Continue reading Giraffes In Heaven – The Sudden Passing of My Grandmother

Inspiration From Fragility – In Weakness, There Is Strength

It's been a long week - and I'm not referring to the recent election furor. Yesterday, my husband went in for a hip replacement surgery. He's thirty, and we've been anticipating/dreading this surgery since he was diagnosed with a degenerative bone disease ten years ago. He's lived with constant pain from his steadily decaying, collapsing joints … Continue reading Inspiration From Fragility – In Weakness, There Is Strength