Capture Your Grief – Day 18: Gratitude

On October 21, 2014, Posted by , In Capture Your Grief 2014,Grief & Loss,Projects, By , With No Comments

“i thank You God for most this amazing” e.e. cummings (1950) i thank You God for most this amazing day: for the leaping greenly spirits of trees and a blue true dream of sky; and for everything which is natural which is infinite which is yes (i who have died…

Happy 10 Months, Charlie Bee

On April 12, 2013, Posted by , In Charlie Bastian,Photography, By , , With No Comments

(Photo via Instagram) 10 months since he was born, since we first looked into his big, dark eyes and heard the sweetest, high-pitched cry, and I still can’t believe he’s here. I can’t believe I was blessed to have this earth baby to hold in my arms.

What Makes You Grateful?

Especially in the early days of grieving, it’s difficult to find things for which to be grateful. That’s why any statement that begins with At least… can induce fits of rage, tears, and cursing (and sometimes all of the above). In my experience, it’s much better to allow us to…