Creating space to pause, reflect and share experiences with dying and death

Wisdom

Wisdom

There has been good too.

There has been good too.

There have been lots of hardships for so many during this pandemic, but there has been good too. I have learned lots about myself and those around me. I have learned to live simpler & love harder! I have held those I love so much closer <3

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My reflection..

My reflection..

My Reflection..is to do everything no matter how tough it is because as soon as I do it, someone else tries to do it too. As soon as they allow the classes to happen again, yes I am going to it. Well, try going to go… Please

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Life doesn’t always go the way you want it to.

Life doesn’t always go the way you want it to.

Life doesn’t always go the way you want it to. When things don’t go the way you want, they can’t always be changed even if you try. And then you need to accept ‘ what is” and make the best of it! Life is a funny thing.

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As I sit with you and you slip into your dreams, I know you are content

As I sit with you and you slip into your dreams, I know you are content

As I sit with you and you slip into your dreams, I know you are content. Once you were asked the secret to living a long and happy life. ” The secret,” you answered, ‘is not to be greedy. Be content with what you have- but yet

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My spirit has been honoured and emboldened by death’s lessons

My spirit has been honoured and emboldened by death’s lessons

People often look at me with horror when I tell them my story, share with them my experiences of death and dying, and I suppose that, objectively speaking, by the time I was sixty I had had perhaps more than what might be considered my share of

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How can we change

How can we change

Brian, Evergreen Board Chair (until December 14, 2016) “What’s in it for the client and their family?” “How can we change to serve more people?” “How can we make the bureaucratic monster move to provide better care?” We miss your focus, your caring nature and your sense

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Death sucks

Death sucks

My aunt died last year and it was my first true loss/death. I have worked in hospice for 11 years but it was the first time I felt what it meant to lose someone you love. I wish I was with her and my family at the

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This makes me special

This makes me special

That I need to remember I am bigger than I want to accept. My emotions and ability to love and empathize is done in a big large way. This makes me special to others, and when not monitored my soul depletes. My tears during reflection are my

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Life is not easy

Life is not easy

Life is not easy. Love is not easy. Loss is not easy. BUT We can seek joy. We can make connections. We can carry a loved one In our hearts.

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I have purpose

I have purpose

I am so tired. And I realize that I am living well, but not. I have purpose, meaning in my work – but I don’t look after myself in a purpose-full way. I have compassion for those whom it is my privilege to help – but I

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