Author: Darcy Thiel

Insomnia

Back to Basics

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When I lecture on death/dying, I often talk about how even with all our modern marvels of medicine, human life […]

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Fun with Ultrasound?

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You know my theory. Face the glass half-empty and then from that space, find the half-full. Caring for an aging […]

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Soul Mates

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I recently had two referrals for grief counseling. One was male, one female. Both lost their spouses recently (three months […]

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Deja Vu

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I had a visit from my late husband Tim the other night. It didn’t come in a dream or in […]

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Collateral Beauty

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A few weeks back, I went to see Collateral Beauty with my friend Summer. I heard it got smashed down […]

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Just One Text

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A few weekends ago, we passed the six-year marker of my husband Tim’s death. Seven of my peeps and I […]

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Losing

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The older you get, the more you lose stuff. Am I right? A couple of weeks ago, my friend Catya […]

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Frankie

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I’m learning a lot about cross-country this year. I’m also learning a lot about where the schools are all over […]

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Life Lesson

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Have you ever made a big mistake? Like one with deep regret? I had that happen this week. My dog […]

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Flashbacks

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Sometimes we experience things in life and it becomes a trigger for something that happened in our past. If we […]

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Grey's Anatomy

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I’m usually several years behind whatever popular thing is happening out there. I didn’t watch Star Wars until after 2000. […]

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Memorial Service

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I attended a weekend of memorial services with my dad. They were for a very beautiful 45-year-old woman who died […]