loss of parents
Becoming an Orphan, By Carolyn Ridder Aspenson
There is a secret club no one really talks about. It’s the orphan club.
I don’t mean orphan in the traditional sense, where a child is born and the parents are not a part of the child’s life. This club of orphans is the club one joins after both of his or her parents have passed. Not everyone becomes a member of this club but many do and those that enter before others don’t discuss it with anyone who isn’t a member, at least not in any detail.
My mother passed in June… Continue reading