Light and Shadows, Grief and Loss

All very much a part of Life in the Middle

Marilyn Flower
Middle-Pause

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Photo by eberhard 🖐 grossgasteiger on Unsplash

In three days, my mom turns 94.

If she makes it.

As I sit here writing, I get text messages of the latest developments — she’s having trouble swallowing so they’re going to do a barium study of her esophagus, throat, and mouth. She no longer has a UTI, but she has a stone and urine…

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Marilyn Flower
Middle-Pause

Writer, sacred fool, improviser, avid reader, novel forthcoming, soul collage facilitator, prayer warrior and did I say writer? https://linktr.ee/marilynflower