Today, I woke up knowing it was the time to tell about an experience with the hope that sharing this story will help others who are struggling with similar difficulties. Our son, Darrell, was not living at home but we could tell he was struggling and his ability to make decisions had dwindled. We were concerned. We were on the verge of learning first-hand what a fractured spirit (aka a fragmented soul) was, and the problems it can cause.
I received a special gift to visit, mother to mother, with another mother who understands caring for a child with a mental disorder. I had a beautiful conversation about Amanda, the daughter of my friend, Jane. I felt like Jane understood that I would understand what occurred in Amanda’s life because of my experiences caring for my son Darrell who is plagued with Bipolar II disorder.
Visiting Mother to Mother – Amanda’s story
I thought it would be beneficial to some of you to share an update about my son since I began meditating for him. My son is experiencing what I consider some “signs of mental healing”. These signs are incentivizing me to stay consistent.
Update about my sonContinue reading
It has been a special privilege to witness a pet rabbit giving emotional support and love to our son, Darrell, who is enduring difficult challenges. As a parent, I often feel helpless as I watch my son endure isolation and loneliness. I am coming to understand when someone is struggling emotionally and mentally, there are difficult obstacles to overcome that hinder healthy communication flow. We have accidentally discovered a special pet can break through barriers people, even professionals, are not successful in breaking through. Meet Pepper, Darrell’s pet rabbit.