Monthly Archives: October 2014

Death, Ritual and the Funeral

It has been two months and ten days since my husband died. In five more days it will be two months since his funeral. When he died unexpectedly in Lima, Peru I was asked over and over again why I … Continue reading

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I Hope They Have Butterflies in Heaven

My husband was a man of endless curiosity. He wanted to know about everything, he was interested in everything. When our kids were young we started collecting butterflies and then beetles. We didn’t just collect bugs though. Mike read about … Continue reading

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Two Months

Two months ago today my husband died. It seems like forever, it seems like yesterday. My son and I went to visit a woman last week who I have been friends with for more than ten years. She was already … Continue reading

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