September 12, 2016

Joan’s Widow’s Blog #2 – The Fog

Writing had always been an outlet for me, a way to explore and make sense of my experiences and emotions. Yet, I did not keep a journal during my first year as a widow. For the only time in my life, I was so emotionally unbalanced,   ( Yes, I […]
June 15, 2016
An elderly couple wait to cross the road

It Begins

June 21, 1970- I was 21 years old. I looked up lovingly at the face of  my 27 year old bridegroom, and heard the Rabbi say something about “till death do you part”. Death? I was not thinking about death on the happiest day of my life – my wedding […]
August 24, 2016


We are aware that everyone (including me) is having trouble logging onto the message boards. Matt is working on the issue now. It is fixable, but will take a bit longer, as it is a complex issue. Please bear with us. Hopefully, the problem will be resolved by tonight (8/20/16).