Quotes from The Starling

Sometimes my feelings spill out, like an overfilled cup of water. Sometimes it happens by surprise! I have been obsessed with Netflix this past few months. With the stupid pandemic…

The Sound of Silence – Walking Through Grief

Grief, it comes in waves. One moment I am fine, and the next I am crying like a little baby. There is no way to get through this valley of…

Butterfly – a Tribute to Those We Lost Suddenly

Butterfly -Copyright 2019 Diana Rasmussen Like a butterfly you came and went, Here one moment gone the next How I wish that I had wings I remember our adventures All…

Learning to Deal with Grief – What Are Your Stressors?

I recently have been visiting many Doctors to figure out what is going on with me. One of them asked, ” What are your stressors?” It took me a few…

10 Quotes About Grief

It has been a hard month. Two of my friends lost loved ones this month. My heart hurts. I havn’t been very talkative this month. My friends and I are…

When You Can’t Be Together at the Holidays

Holidays are hard sometimes. Especially when for whatever reason you can’t be together. Maybe it’s because of an illness, or distance, or death, or service. No matter what the reason…

Oceans of Memories

We all know grief. We have all lost someone dear to us. They say death is a part of life. Idk about that. I can tell you I don’t like…

Have You Been Considered?

Have you been considered? By God? Remember Job? Remember Joseph? Are you going through a test right now? I am. I believe that this is a test, it is is…

Untangle Me

Untangle Me Copyright 2015 Diana Rasmussen Knotted to misconceptions Must have lost the directions Wound around past failures Turn around this old behavior Let me be the diamond you wear…

Love is Messy-deliverance from self-hatred

Love is messy. It’s not for the faint at heart that’s for sure. And it’s not for the fault finders either. We are all still human and how we respond…

I Will Remember You

I Will Remember You by Sarah McLachlan I will remember you Will you remember me? Don’t let your life pass you by Weep not for the memories I’m so tired…

Melancholy Mood

There are sunny days and cloudy days. Happy days and sad days.  Today – just in a melancholy mood – idk why. mel·an·chol·y ˈmelənˌkälē noun 1.a feeling of pensive sadness,…