This is a post I wrote about Grief some time ago. But memories are fresh and there are so many of you going through sad times right now. I had to send this post to a friend recently and I thought I would share the way grief changed my life for the better through quilting.
I had to write a piece for a program about grief recently. I thought I might share it with you, there are so many of us for whom grief is a gut wrenching experience. Sometimes unexpected events bring us through it.
Grief is an overwhelming shadow of despair.
The grief I suffered at my daughter’s death has taken me on an amazing journey of discovery.
It has led me to become an award winning quilter, an Author, I now travel the world , living life to the full and sharing my thoughts on life, love and quilting to all who listen.
However, I need to begin at the beginning.
We have a multi racial family of 15. Ten of our children were born of other parents overseas, three of our children are biological and…
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