Author Archives: Ann E Beauchamp
Always be kind, and don’t take it personally if some people have to make their own mistakes.
The transition from birth into life is filled with tears and pain and cries. It is a sacred and joyous time. The transition from life into death and whatever may be beyond it is an equally sacred time. The mother of … Continue reading
Remember also that just as part of you died with your spouse, part of who he/she was lives on in you. The day will come when this horrible pain will subside and you will celebrate that part of who you … Continue reading
Many of us enjoy fireworks, but for some the noise triggers upsetting memories. Not everyone enjoys fireworks. Most of us associate fireworks with holidays and festive events. We are not surprised if small children and pets are frightened by the … Continue reading
The UN has proclaimed Thursday, June 23, 2011, International Widows Day. My friend B posted this in response: “Thinking of my widow friends and all those widows throughout the world on this, the first International Widows’ Day. So many widows … Continue reading