Category Archives: Sherry’s Corner

A Missing Voice

Today was our first extended family gathering since mom has passed. Our family has gotten together every month or every other month all my life to celebrate the birthdays  of our family members. There was never a good excuse to miss … Continue reading

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My Thoughts on Sept. 3, 2013

The denial phase came crashing in on me this week. Two nights in a row I have found myself sobbing curled up in a ball. Not sure what spurred it this time. Isabella starting school. Deena (my mother in law) … Continue reading

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My Thoughts on August 31, 2013

I went with dad today to pick out the grave marker. We stopped at Garden Ridge first to get some flowers for mom and the rest of our crew at that cemetery. We will continue what she always did. It bothered … Continue reading

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My Thoughts on August 29, 2013

I had my first pick up the phone to call mom moment. I was going to tell her how embarrassing it was that little Matthew peed all over the seat at the restaurant. That sucker punch of reality hit and … Continue reading

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My thoughts on August 28, 2013

I realized what one aspect of my anger may be. A lot of people with cancer get told they are terminal while still being functional. Her beast didn’t allow this to happen. We were told over and over again it was … Continue reading

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My thoughts on August 27, 2013

Mom has been gone a week now. I still feel like she is just on a needlepoint retreat. I keep wanting to call her just to chit chat or tell something about the boys and dad. I’m in denial. I don’t … Continue reading

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