Moms and Hospitals…How to Survive without Losing Your Mind.

Week Five in this High Rise Ultra-Exclusive/Crazy Expensive Room. Working to Get this Kid Out of Here and Well. Working Hard to Get Our Lives Back to a Silly Normal. But Before We Leave, I have some Tips for Making It Through. When Your Child is in the Hospital… For Mom. Take Care of Yourself.  […]

An Intersection

Intersection:  a point at which two or more things intersect, especially roads. It feels like we have reached the Intersection. Testing and Consultations and Examinations and Conferences. The Story takes Time to Develop.  To Ebb and Flow. I want to read the last page of this Story.  Perhaps not surprising with a Story like This. But […]

Following the Light

“It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold:  when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade.” — Charles Dickens, Great Expectations Finally Scary February is behind Us. March has blown in. Watching the Light Swirl Around Us. Bringing Joy Each Day. Following […]

Doors and Windows

Back in the Fishbowl. Pain leads you here. Looking out of Windows. Waiting for All Clear. Lives on Hold Again. More Tests to be Done. Sleeping in Work Clothes. Early Rise to see the Sun. Doors here open with Security Tags. Young Patients ride quickly through. Parents hold Tight to Each Other. In a World they […]

Art for the Soul

A High School Art Project to be done in the Genre of Jean-Michel Basquiat. Words and Paint Graffiti Inspired.  Friend to Andy Warhol. The project was to create your own Jean-Michel Basquiat-inspired piece. She put Heart and Soul into her creation.  With her recent hospital stay as the inspiration. Used Pointe Shoes are the ‘Canvas”. Colors […]

A World Unto Itself

The World of Hospitals. This Family has Never Experienced the World of Hospitals. Until Now. It is Quite Fascinating.  Such Protocol.  Unique Lingo.  Different Behaviors. And the 7:00 Hours.  Morning and Evening. At 7:00 the Entire Complex Begins to Move. Shifts Change.  Teams Morph One into the Next. Day to Night. Night to Day.  Over and […]