The popular thing to do at this time of year is New Year’s Resolution lists. I’ve done them before and never really found them effective. However, 2014 is a little different for me.
Twenty years ago, I lost my mother to cancer. I was eleven years old.
I’ve always told myself that I don’t remember much about her. That I’d forgotten.
Well, that isn’t quite true. I blocked a lot of my childhood away for a lot of different reasons.
So, on to resolutions and my one and only this year:
I’m making a resolution to write more about my mom, here on my blog, and share the memories I have of her. My one and only goal is to help more memories surface in my brain and to create a record that my daughters may some day read.