Category Archives: grief

A Holiday Griever’s Ode

‘Tis New Year’s, my dearest, and you are not here. We miss your smile, your voice, your kisses — and we fear Around the corner stands Valentine’s Asking us with whom we’ll share our cakes, cheeses and fruity wines? Before … Continue reading

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A Hospice Patient’s Prayer

Dear God, As I begin this hospice journey, I am beginning to review what this journey’s meant to me. Help me to recognize that as this life is ending, a new one is beginning. Help me to enjoy every minute … Continue reading

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When our loved ones die We must strive to bury Only their body, Not their memory. Write their stories down And pass them on. Share them with your friends And families Tell them about the gifts they’ve given: Their time … Continue reading

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God’s Touch – A Prayer for Hospice Caregivers

When we walk into a room To care for our hospice patients and their families God enables us to be strong, By reminding us That we are never walking alone, That God’s angels walk with us Guiding us, our patients … Continue reading

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