Reinventing Myself

My life has been shattered, I don’t know who I am anymore, all I know is that day has arrived, and I am now a widow.

Jennifer Estes

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I am standing at the kitchen sink, looking out the window at the clouds in the sunrise. I just poured myself a glass of fresh ginger tea. My thoughts on the fresh ginger, cut and boiled, made with love, to soothe the stomach.

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Jennifer Estes

I am a widow, a mortician, a mom, and grandma. I write about grief, caregiving, substance use disorder, and the death care industry.