Mothers Day: A scar that strengthens the wound


My mother passed away when I was 12 and up until recently I really think I thought it would be something I would get over, that the emptiness would fade, that the hurt would disappear. I'm getting a better understanding that her death is part of my brokenness, it's a scar that strengthens the wound … Continue reading Mothers Day: A scar that strengthens the wound

Why I Sleep With a Blankie


Hello.My name is Carissa.I'm 38 years old and I still sleep with a blankie. Did your mother say you can't take it to college?Well, my mother is not here so I did.Which is why I still sleep with a blankie most nights. And it's also why it's really hard for me not to say Mother's Day sucks. … Continue reading Why I Sleep With a Blankie