Time is the school in which we learn
Grief is a weighted blanket
I never imagined feeling envious of an adult child doing everyday things with their mom but here we are
Every day of your lives is practice in becoming the person you want to be. No instantaneous miracle is suddenly going to occur and make you brave and courageous and true.
— Audre Lorde delivering the Commencement Address at Oberlin College, 1989