Down the hole I go…


Try to get out and move forward…


If I let myself go I would slide…


Strings that pull my head..


On my brain that seems to weigh my thoughts down





Hold on – spit it out – process – debrief – move forward –

I need routine, reliability, solitude


I am a mom.  I am a wife.  I am a friend, a student, a teacher…

Get up, move forward, carry on

I fought to be here – now to clear my head to see, to hear, to think

Organize my thoughts

Get up, get up, get up

Carry on

Carry on… move forward… get up

Be still – be calm – breathe – – –

Still waters run deep

About inmycorner

This blog began as an opportunity to tell my Dad's stories. I sat with him and the computer and together we told stories. It was a wonderful way to get to know Dad. He was 9. He and Mom had a wonderful life together and since she passed away a year and a half before him - Dad was ready to join her. I no longer tell his stories but have found stories of my own. The impetus to resume this blog was the discovery that I had stage 4 ovarian cancer. Since blogging had been so therapeutic for my dad and I to get through our grief, I felt maybe this would be a good outlet to process my situation. I also hoped it may serve as an outreach to anyone else who is facing this very ominous journey. So far, so good.
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1 Response to Breathe

  1. Dawna says:

    Unfortunately the brain will send you into a tail spin at times. I have experienced this several times and have desperately tried to calm my thought through meditation, relaxation and positive thinking.

    I am not saying that this is easy to do but I found that it was the only way that I could stop the anxiety, confusion, frustration and worry.

    Hope this helps Stacey

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