Wednesday, September 26, 2012

I Want Wednesday

I want to be fully awake! I haven't felt completely in the moment since the night I went to see BROOOOCE, weeks ago. And even then, it was only during the concert itself.

Ever since my mom got sick over Labor Day weekend, I have been exhausted. I thought it was because I'm sleeping well, but I don't think that's it. I think maybe it's grief and stress.

I want to move along, move forward. But it hasn't even been a full month. My mind, heart and body have to do what they have to do to feel and process my mother's illness and death. I can pray and I can contemplate, but I can't speed it up. As my best friend keeps reminding me, I must take care of myself.






4 comments:

  1. Be gentle with yourself.

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  2. sending peaceful thoughts

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  3. I agree....give yourself a break....don't expect too much too soon. It's not so different from healing from your surgery. It takes time and patience and work. You'll get to the place you need to be.

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  4. When my Mommom passed away, I felt as though I was not there for months. I would literally have to go back and reread my blog from that period to remember what I did. I think the only thing I truly remember after her passing was going to a concert of my favorite band four months after.

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