POEMS FROM A MOTHER: “Farewell letter” by David Whyte

Farewell letter She wrote me a letter after her death and I remember a kind of happy light falling on the envelope as I sat by the rose tree on her old bench at the back door, so surprised by its arrival wondering what she would say, looking up before I could open it and…

SYMPATHY POEMS: “For Grief ” by John O’Donohue

“For Grief “   When you lose someone you love, Your life becomes strange, The ground beneath you becomes fragile, Your thoughts make your eyes unsure; And some dead echo drags your voice down Where words have no confidence Your heart has grown heavy with loss; And though this loss has wounded others too, No…

PET LOSS: “In memory of our little fur baby Zali” Amira

May 20th 2019 In memory of our little fur baby Zali (our 13 year old shih-tzu)   Last Saturday, Zali had her last walk on the beach, the weather was beautiful, and the sun was bright and warm. I took off my shoes and walked with her on the soft white sand, nice and slow,…

INSPIRATIONAL QUOTE: by Elizabeth Kübler-Ross

“INSPIRATIONAL QUOTE: by Elizabeth Kübler-Ross”   “People are like stained glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed, only if there is light from within”   Elisabeth Kübler-Ross was a Swiss-American psychiatrist, a pioneer in near-death studies and the author of…