Tag Archives: funerals

a partner goes away – June 11

6.11.2016 a partner goes away, her partner sitting in the front row while her brother and their son talk of what a wonderful person mom was.   and dad just sits, almost alone, a grown child to one side but … Continue reading

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two funerals – June 5

6.5.2015 two funerals four families age being no barrier to lives passing on   we gather in church telling stories from Jesus and stories from lifetimes that mean that we care   we gather and notice we gather and mark … Continue reading

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sonorous voices – April 22

4.22.2015 sonorous voices almost too perfect as if funereal was a verb.   as in, to funeralize, to speak smoothly, beautifully, hopefully with just the right sob in the throat and cheer-cheeked peek into the sky.   i hope to … Continue reading

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