On Grown & Flown: How My Empty Nest Gave Me Room to Grieve
I am delighted that my first essay for my new blog was purchased and published by Grown & Flown, my favorite website and blog about parenting older kids. My essay is about how my grief of losing my husband took a back seat to my youngest daughter's grief over losing her father. It wasn't until she left for college the following year that I finally found the room I needed to grieve his death, as well as my profoundly empty nest.
You can read the piece here.