Now that my mom is dead, I’m an orphan. It feels weird, sad, exhilarating — free. Suddenly, I’m starting live over, redefining my sense of womanhood, ethnicity and culture.
Tags: aging, dad, dying, immigrants, Life Skills, mom, single
This post is all about how my mom died. It was profoundly moving, sad, peaceful, loving. Death has it’s own magic. What a healing experience.
Tags: aging, asian, chinatown, dad, dying, family, immigrants, mom, parenting, Restaurants
After my dad died, we figured out that he had an affair. It changed everything for us then and until now. Details in this post.
Tags: asian, chinatown, dad, Divorce, dying, immgrants, marriage, mom, parenting, therapy
My mom has been moved to hospice and the experience is emotionally wrenching. But we’re getting through it with the help of music therapy and my MacBook laptop.
Tags: aging, dad, dying, immigrants, mom
I’m trying out a free online dating website called PlentyofFish. It’s been interesting. Brightened up the start of 2010 for me.
Tags: bargains, dating, holidays, online dating, shopping, single, social media
My daughter and I spent Thanksgiving at the Bowery Mission, feeding the homeless. It was hard, inspiring work that got us beyond our comfort zone.
Tags: chinatown, Divorce, family, holidays, nyc, single