Tag Archive: Care

The real remedy

When I wrote my last blog post, I thought I was at a turning point. But actually, I went even further off track. Every day that week I felt like I was digging… Continue reading

About time!

What if it was your downtime, your lounging-in-bed-too-long time, your walkabout time, and your blow-Friday-off time that made possible your greatest achievements? Would they still make you feel guilty, Helen? Or would you… Continue reading


Early morning, everything is quiet. Except for the soft sound of his breath, heavy dreaming and drugged out from his knee surgery. Wrapped up in bandage and still wearing the hospital name tag… Continue reading

Operation change

It’s just past 7 pm but already dark outside. I’m laying in the corner of my new couch looking around the room, on all the things that needs to be done. The table… Continue reading

Family first

My mind is a whirlwind of thoughts, with light air blowing into my heavy lungs. It has been a week of worry but a week of wonder too. Weird, how things can correlate.… Continue reading