Archive of ‘Upcycling Grief’ category

Instagram: upcycling_grief

Tonight I setup a new instagram account: upcycling_grief. This account will visually document the process of transforming Robbie’s stuff into new forms. Currently all his stuff has been sitting in his bedroom for the 5 years since he died. It was 5 years on Tuesday 4 April 2017 – 4 days ago. The energy has stagnated […] Read more…

Carly’s Law: a love connection

Just watched the news story on ABC24 TV which culminated in the unveiling of the hand-made quilt made from Carly’s favourite clothes. Listening to Sonya Ryan’s, (Carly’s Mum) story a few things resonated with me: Sonya spoke about the love connection between her and her daughter and it is that connection that has kept her going. […] Read more…

it’s begun

It will be 5 years this year on 4/4 that Robbie died – well physically died. I feel a shift. I feel OK with this. It’s a total recognition at a cellular level that his death is a material thing – an eternal thing. [note – interesting observation – on reading back what I wrote […] Read more…