I am not sure I had realised how popular Mum was (and I am positive she didn't either). The church at her funeral was packed and overflowing and there were many people who couldn't even get there. On the day and after, we (my siblings and I) have all been asked for copies of our … Continue reading A suitable farewell
There is so much to do, to catch up on, and so little motivation. I've had to resort to my daily to-do lists in my diary to try to encourage myself to at least tick one box off a day. I refuse to give in to inactivity. On the day I brought Mum home from … Continue reading Empty Space
Pattie Morgan 27 July 1940 - 8 April 2015 A beautiful, brave, smart, playful and loving woman. We'll miss you. This is the eighth post in a series about my mother’s journey with terminal cancer.
It's hard to imagine that this woman, always so full of life, will not be here much longer. In such a short period of time Mum has gone from someone who is running around, with barely a spare moment left in her diary, to someone who now just sleeps. While my little family and … Continue reading Peacefully sleeping