Blog - Tag: Grief

Vision Improvement

By la, 04/30/2014 - 10:23

I went to the eye doctor this week, and was surprised that once again I have improved my Visual Acuity. Surprised because usually I notice the change more dramatically, and I hadn't this time. Also, I've been working-playing with my vision and my eye health all winter, and was feeling discouraged. So I'm celebrating today that even though my 44th birthday approaches, my capacity for healing is increasing! Revisiting a journal entry from mid-March while at a choice-point in the midst of my healing, I recognized a link to my vision improvement.

Work in Progress: Tending Sorrow

By la, 03/20/2014 - 14:17

According to the Nonviolent Communication model developed by Marshall Rosenberg, "Celebration" is a Universal Need.  Today I'm Celebrating.  Yet not in the common fanfare style with confetti and helium baloons, cake and ice cream.  No, today I'm on the other side of Celebration:  mourning, celebrating loss, grieving.