My First Mother’s Day Without My Mother

It was like riding a merry-go-round of human emotions.

Robin Finn
May 10 · 4 min read

I made it through my first Mother’s Day without my mother. During the day, my emotions ran the gamut from joy to despair. In the morning, I took a walk with my husband and felt contented and calm. Then I came home and got into bed and felt so sad I wanted to cry. Later, I felt happy and angry and relaxed…