Monthly Archives: January 2017

Receiving

The doctors needed to consult amongst themselves. Hospice needed to weigh in and review my father’s needs and abilities. It wasn’t until the Friday before New Year’s that papers were signed and a schedule for service was agreed upon, a … Continue reading

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Asking

“How are you feeling?” “Not good,” came weakly in response to the cardiologist’s question. “Are you in pain?” “No,” my father answered. “Are you uncomfortable?” “Yes.” I knew there’d be a follow-up to that question. I helped my father out … Continue reading

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