Widow Wednesday: Complicated Questions

“Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.” ~ Theodore Seuss Geisel I found that quote months ago; it hit me hard and I haven't been able to shake it. I've been thinking of it constantly for 6 months. There has been a hard question hanging over me for a long time. Almost seven years, in fact. It's not a question that anyone else has asked, and I don't think it's … [Read more...]

Thankful for Knowledge

I am thankful for knowledge. Even though I knew what he wanted, and even though I knew that there was only brain stem activity still going, when I asked that Mark be removed from life support, a part of me worried that he heard me. That he heard me say, "Take him off of life support." And that when he heard me say that he screamed inside his head, "No! I'm still here! Don't let me die!" For almost … [Read more...]