Catching Fireflies

finding magic along the way

Tag Archives: death

Call Your Mom

That’s right. Pick up the phone right now and call her. Call your dad, too. Tell them you love them. In the last three weeks, four of my friends have lost a parent. Four moms or dads gone. And even for those whose parent suffered for months or years leading up to that final moment, …

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The Universal Truth

Every now and then, in the middle of our busy lives, the universe likes to remind us what is truly important. There we are, all caught up in the minutiae, stressing about every little thing, caught up in the drama. We are racing from task to task, checking off our list. We are too busy …

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