Reframing my reflection.

When I first heard of the concept of reframing a situation, I couldn’t quite wrap my brain around what it meant. Recently, through the process of writing my memoir, it started to make sense. Telling the story about my son’s brain tumor is the easy part of writing my memoir. I first wrote most of…

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Talking with my adult children.

group of people toasting over dinner

Now that my memoir is becoming more of a reality, with sections of my manuscript getting closer and closer to completion, it’s provided opportunities for our family to talk about what happened two decades ago in ways that we couldn’t back then when we were stumbling through it. Matt was eleven when he was diagnosed…

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