One of my art mentors, Lisa Pressman, posted this article on Facebook. I couldn’t resist passing it along to a wider audience than simply my own Facebook friends. There are so many good models of inner resilience in Carmen Herrera’s words.
Scary Statistics Currently, nearly 124,000 men, women and children are awaiting organ transplants in the United States. For specific numbers visit unos.org Approximately 71,219 Multicultural Patients* – Minority donors are needed Approximately 1,911 Pediatric Patients* *as of January 2015 April is National Donate Life Month: Get In On It! Register with your state donor registry, if available. Designate your decision […]
Attention without feeling, I began to learn, is only a report. An openness — an empathy — was necessary if the attention was to matter. (Mary Oliver, from Our World, 2007) My mother turned 91 on February 20, 2015, the day after being accepted into Long Island Hospice Care at home. I turned 68 last week visiting her in New York, […]