Posts tagged comfort
Light and Heavy

She took a breath and said, “It’s Stage 4 Ovarian Cancer.”  There is no right way to hear those words.  This is what it is to be human.  To love deeply.  And to hurt deeply.   I cannot have one without the other.  This is what happens in suffering.  Our love mixes with pain and we must learn to carry them both.  It is a heavy load.  How do we carry heavy loads? (Spoiler alert: we don’t.)

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