Getting Closer to Death | Couple's Net | Chandrama Anderson | Palo Alto Online |

Local Blogs

Couple's Net

By Chandrama Anderson

E-mail Chandrama Anderson

About this blog: About this blog: I am a LMFT specializing in couples counseling and grief and have lived in Silicon Valley since 1969. I'm the president of Connect2 Marriage Counseling. I worked in high-tech at Apple, Stanford University, and in ...  (More)

View all posts from Chandrama Anderson

Getting Closer to Death

Uploaded: Dec 31, 2014
We had a trial run night before last. My mom was still breathing, but frozen and non-responsive. After a few hours, she did respond and is back to "normal" ill.

It is so hard to see her ill. She was never sick until last year, at age 78, when she got cancer. She can still be "plucky" (her word) and feisty (my word) when needed.

I ran into a friend who has a new grandbaby. Another just got a difficult diagnosis. Life is full of, well, life, and death. We can only love our best, do our best, and clear up miscommunications.

Happy New Year.
What is community worth to you?
Support local journalism.

Comments

 +   1 person likes this
Posted by GC, a resident of Community Center,
on Jan 3, 2015 at 4:20 pm

You are a good DBC, daughter-by-choice. Keep reading those Poems and being there.


Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

Stay informed

Get daily headlines sent straight to your inbox.

Disposing of Disposables
By Sherry Listgarten | 22 comments | 2,324 views

Facing high kitchen turnover, Los Altos' The Post revamps majority of its menu
By Elena Kadvany | 1 comment | 1,977 views

Couples Counseling, Al Pacino Style
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,778 views

Anonymous Sources: Facebook and YouTube suppressing important questions and discussion
By Douglas Moran | 5 comments | 612 views

NICU Love
By Cheryl Bac | 0 comments | 364 views