Melanie is a bereaved mom and fellow member of While We’re Waiting. She’s also a contributing blogger to huffpost.com, a publication that recently invited me to contribute. Her writing is beautiful and she says much of what I feel.
Maybe I’ll stop writing and simply reblog her articles each day.
No matter how tightly I strap on my armor, grief sends arrows through the tiniest unprotected chink and pierces my heart. There is no defense against the sound, the smell, the wayward memory that sends me back in time to when Dominic was alive and with me. And once there, to drag myself forward […]