Tag Archives: God

Trusting the Divine

Trusting the Divine Yesterday I witnessed a 31 year old mother of two young children struggle to remain here on this earth.  The cancer that has ravaged her body for the past 11 years is finally winning the battle.  I … Continue reading

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Broken Valentine

The other side of love is rarely celebrated, the broken heart after a break up or a passing of a loved one.  On Valentines’ day romantic love demands our attention, but what of us who stand on the other side … Continue reading

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Asking the Angels

I have always disliked certain clichés; they seem to me to reduce the human experience. “What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger” is my least favorite, because honestly aren’t I strong enough God? Apparently not. My spiritual muscles were flexed … Continue reading

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What Dreams May Come

Last night I watched the movie “What Dreams May Come”. I had seen it in the theatre when it first came out- it was a packed house, without a dry eye.  I remember reading an interview with Robin Williams at … Continue reading

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Hope in a Lavender Sky

Epilepsy reared its ugly head in a way I would never have imagined changing my son’s world and mine as well. Navigating this unknown world trying to return to a place of healing has been his mission for the past … Continue reading

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Entertaining Angels

Once again we find ourselves in the hospital ultimately due to my son’s epilepsy. There is a vortex that swallows you whole once you get there- time has no meaning and each moment blends into the next one. The doctors … Continue reading

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Flowers of God

I was caring for a woman on hospice one time who was very demanding and difficult. As a nurse I must remain professional and not absorb the negativity that sometimes comes with illness. It is understandable on the human level … Continue reading

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