Let The Past Be Your Teacher

October 8, 2014 6:27 PM

18 0

Let The Past Be Your Teacher

There is a passage in Jamie Sams and David Carson's book, Medicine Cards, regarding crow. It reads, "Honor the past as your teacher, honor the present as your creation, and honor the future as your inspiration." (Sams and Carson, p.135) As a parent who has experienced the death of a child, this passage has been a powerful and transformative one during the last four years of my life.

Reassessing My Life The death of my 18-year-old daughter Jeannine Marie Roberts on March 1, 2003, was one that turned my world upside down, resulting in a total re-evaluation of my life. A crucial part of this process was examining my relationships, both past and present. It is the relationship with...

Read more

To category page