Your comment brought tears to my eyes and reminded me why I write. Thank you for that gift. I’m grateful to have brought you comfort.
I am so sorry for your loss. I hope your husband found peace — and that you have, too.
Thanks Chris. It is fiction — part of a novel I’m developing.
Difficult to explain the process of getting to know someone that lives in your head. Maria is a funny, fascinating character. I don’t know her that well yet but she’s very much unlike me.