Tagged with Rabindranath Tagore

Nothing Lasts Forever

  Nothing lasts forever; No one lives forever. Keep that in mind, and love.* These words have danced through my head all spring. For the last few months, almost a dozen friends and family have experienced a traumatic, life changing event. Sometimes resulting in death, but more often in an event that will change them … Continue reading

Death in a Season of Birth

The call came in the middle of the night—a shrill ring startling me awake from a dead sleep. It was Dad calling to tell me that my mother was “gone.” He couldn’t yet say the stark word “dead.” That call came twenty-seven years ago last week. This holiday, I heard of one death after another—Richard, … Continue reading