Watching My Mother Disappear

Watching My Mother Disappear

My mother, Betty, was a beautiful, talented, smart woman who never believed any of that. There were various reasons for her disbelief. Some of them, I understood. Some, I didn’t. And never will. At age 35, she searched for help after her first panic attack. She...
Infertile?  3 Tips on What To Do

Infertile? 3 Tips on What To Do

I told a story last week that I had almost forgotten. A patient and I were talking about Mother’s Day.  She’s still not a mom, which she very much wants to be. I suddenly remembered. One Mother’s Day morning.  I heard the pastor of our church say the...
How Do You Really Want To Spend Your Mother’s Day?

How Do You Really Want To Spend Your Mother’s Day?

I get a treat this year. I get to spend Mother’s Day with my son. I haven’t laid eyes on him since Christmas break.  That’s the longest period of time in his almost 20 years that has happened. Boy, have I missed him. He gave me this bracelet the...