Say Yes to Life

Say Yes to Life

This past week I was reminded of one of the most important lessons in all of life; in order to live life you have to say yes to life!

In a period of just under 30 hours I participated in the natural childbirth of my first child, Sabrina, and then flew to my mother’s home in Louisiana to assist my brother and sisters in moving my mother from the hospital where she had been diagnosed terminal. We brought her home, where we sat by her side and watched her take her last breaths.

This article is not about the birth of my first child or even about the death of my mother but about how to live life in between. The reality is that we will all have the experience of birth and dying, but unfortunately very few people make the choice to experience and live life between those two