Just let them try to break you. Not possible. Have that confidence. Feel it now. Because it’s the truth. You’re a diamond. They can’t break you. No, they can’t. Need help reminding yourself of that? Talk to me about THIS.
by Molly Stevens When I ask people how they envision an ideal death, they don’t say. “I want to die in ICU, connected to machines, with the sound of alarms piercing my brain.” Instead, they say, “I want to die in peace, surrounded by loved ones.” I’ve practiced as a registered nurse for 38 years, Read More
Many years ago the 19-year-old daughter of a man I later married died in a car accident. While his grief was immense and he wasn’t afraid to show it, he also told me that he was grateful that he was “current” with his daughter. Being current. What does that mean? By that he meant that Read More
You’ve probably never heard of the Threshold Choir, a worldwide group that brings comfort to the dying by singing them across life’s last threshold. It started in the Bay area, Marin County and the East Bay, and now there are more than 150 chapters across the US and in many other countries. These (mostly) women Read More
Oh, that elusive calm center! Sometimes, hard to find. Suffering is one of the hardest things in the world –no matter what the source. Many people I know are trying to heal from formidable diseases and sometimes the treatment seems worse than the disease. I work with clients deep in grief whose suffering is palpable. Read More