My Mother’s Roses

I arrived for my mother's Memorial a day early last year. One of the few things left to do  was to prepare the roses, turned into rose petals, to include with her ashes for the funerary basket. She wanted to be creamated and set to rest in her beloved Pacific ocean.  Between my sister and … Continue reading My Mother’s Roses

Journey Into Darkness

When it came my time to journey through the Underworld, I went kicking and screaming. It was not an easy journey and I didn’t go willingly. In fact, it wasn’t expected; all the circumstances in my life got scattered into the chaos and confusion of loss. When Hecate nudged me, I ignored it. "Not now", … Continue reading Journey Into Darkness