Tag Archives: death

buttons on ice cream

  for auntie beryl who always read my blog, even when it was boring.   i just came back from dinner with my family and had lots of fun playing with my little neice. i can’t believe she’s almost a … Continue reading

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processing the unexpected

  we go about our daily routines, grumbling about work or the weather or money or people. we forget how precious and tenuous life is.   we had an emergency meeting today to tell us that one of our co-workers … Continue reading

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the battle ends

it was a long and brave fight, and it came to a merciful end this morning. the call came at 3am, and we were there within minutes. we were all with him for his last hours, my mom, jennie and … Continue reading

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in room 18

today is fairly cloudy here in israel, unlike yesterday which was gorgeous and sunny. not that it matters what the weather is like, it’s all irrelevant when seen through a window in a hospital room. writing helps me through emotional … Continue reading

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