Writing the Road of Loss, from Grief to Growth

My mother died suddenly of acute bronchial pneumonia in June 2008. I was nineteen. We didn’t have the best relationship; sometimes I’d ignore her constant calls for weeks. Our last conversation, the day before her death, was about bacon. I was drunk when I faced the funeral arrangements, the cremation, and the weeks of griefContinue reading “Writing the Road of Loss, from Grief to Growth”