pondering my role in a bigger story

Monday, February 11, 2008

farewell, my friend

one of my wise people passed away this morning.

yes, without some sort of divine intervention, we knew it was coming. no, i didn't think it would be today. and it's totally jacking with my faith in that how-much-does-one-family-have-to-take kind of way.

i know this doesn't mean that God has disappeared from the scene altogether, but it kinda seems like it. and i'm not in the mood for a "she's better off" lecture at the moment. maybe i'll post later about the huge hole that's left in our hearts.

right now, all i can think about is Kate Campbell's song, How Much Can One Heart Hold?

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Blogger Jennifer said...

So sorry about your sadness and the hole in your heart. The vortex is no fun, but you already know that. Love you.

Monday, February 11, 2008 9:11:00 PM

Blogger Presbyterian Gal said...

Bless your dear heart Amy. I know how this feels. The hole never goes away. But it will get filled up in the future, after it's healed.

Tuesday, February 12, 2008 8:07:00 AM

Anonymous kathyescobar said...

love ya. sad and hard and just know there will be no "scripturizing" here! (this is my new word that a few friends passed on!)...just love & prayer as you grieve...

Wednesday, February 13, 2008 6:07:00 AM

Blogger Southern Cheesehead said...

I'm so sorry friend. Interceeding on your behalf.

Monday, February 25, 2008 9:08:00 AM

Anonymous Margaret said...

I am so sorry. Trying to start keeping up with the blogging world but sorry to read about your grief here. -m

Friday, March 07, 2008 11:08:00 PM


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