What did you do with today?

Mother’s Day, a Once a Year Tradition.

Anne always hated Mother’s Day. She didn’t like the idea of it. “Why should we celebrate mother’s one day out of the year, isn’t it a 365 day job? We should celebrate it every day,” she would tell me. Today, I am glad it only comes once a year. For the last 2 years, I…

Honey Do list

The Honey Do List

I am delinquent in posting about our trip to Japan on Sixintheworld. We had a wonderful trip, and I will put up a couple posts about it, but not today. It was a great trip, it meant a lot to have our family in motion again. We went to places we have never been, visited…

Mark this place for a return business.

It’s About “Time”

I have not updated the blog for the same reason Anne didn’t write much about her fight with cancer. She didn’t want to share bad news. Similarly, I don’t want to share my grief if I feel it isn’t going particularly well. On the eternal time clock I feel peace, and feel Anne is in…

Throwing rocks at the sun

Through Living we Remember

6 months have passed. 6 months that I felt would never pass yet 6 months that passed in an instant. Time has never felt more uncertain. I feel as if I am a recovering stroke victim. It wasn’t ischemia in a vessel in my brain but a schism in the nexus of my soul which…

Getting by on top of a mountain

3 Months Out

It has been 3 months since Anne passed away. The kids and I continue to have good and bad days. It feels as if the bad days are getting a little further apart, and the good days are less muted. I have thought about writing something on Sixintheworld, but I didn’t want to do it…

Anne is on to her next big adventure

Celebrating an Amazing Lady

It has been two weeks and I would like to say that the pain is less, but the opposite continues to be true. I am afraid that will be the case for a little while and will be part of our family’s journey. Through the pain we were able to have 2 memorial services which…