Celestial 2 Cover

CAREGIVING, Stories from a Caregiver

An Angel Named Tom

| 15 Minute Read
Others by their example teach us how to be our very best. Unsolicited acts of kindness by them prove there are many wonderful people in the natural world. Their good deeds never cease to amaze us and put them in a special class. I had a remarkable experience this afternoon that will never be forgotten...
Emerald-Dream-Cover

CAREGIVING, Stories from a Caregiver

A Caregiver’s Lament

| 12 Minute Read
The biggest loss of all is spending quality time together in retirement after fifty years of marriage. After raising a family and working hard, we had looked forward to this time. We especially anticipated each other’s company on road trips where communication is close and rich as we talk incessantly and laugh at being captive audiences!  

CAREGIVING, Stories from a Caregiver

Alzheimer’s, What’s it Like?

| 14 Minute Read
“What’s Alzheimer’s disease like?” you may ask. For those suffering from it and their care providers, it is a question frequently answered with terms such as daunting, devastating, debilitating and depressing. In truth...

CAREGIVING, Stories from a Caregiver

Accepting Reality

| 16 Minute Read
There are times in life that are painful. At the top of the list is the passing of loved ones. Grief at such times is so powerful it reveals the extent of our human emotions. Each loss is a reminder...

CAREGIVING, Stories from a Caregiver

Love, Resiliency, and Renewal

| 14 Minute Read
Introducing "Stories from a Caregiver", a collection that shares the first hand experience of family caregivers as they face moments of challenge and clarity along their journey to find meaning and hope.