Monthly Archives: January 2011

Medical Update: Corpse Pose

I know many of you want to know how I’m doing physically, so here’s an update. I had imagined my recovery to be like a flower in winter…recluse, cold and unsure…and then suddenly in Springtime I’d flower like a rock … Continue reading

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Mid-life

I went to the bookstore just before my surgery thinking now’s the time I’m going to read. I’ve been waiting for time to read ever since Jacob was ten days old and started his I’m-gonna-make-you-insane-and-want-to-throw-me-in-a-garbage-dumpster screaming mantra. Lately my excuse … Continue reading

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Home

There is no place like home, that’s for sure. And home is where I’m at now. Actually, I got home yesterday just one day after surgery! The surgery went well…although it took double the amount of time the surgeon planned … Continue reading

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Off to the Castle!

Well, it’s Tuesday night and tomorrow I head to “the castle”, a term I learned from my HysterSisters (an unbelievable online resource for women having hysterectomies around the world). I love thinking of the hospital as my “castle.” Its taken … Continue reading

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Bye Bye Uterus

There ‘s no uterus like my uterus, No, uterus I know. So go Uterus, Just  go Uterus,  just go… Bye, bye Uterus. Get the uterus out of here. love ya, Caté

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rebirthing

The letting go is always hard, because the outcome is uncertain. On Wednesday, I believe you will lose your ‘uterus’ in a form of rebirthing… this time a birthing of yourself – shifting your focus from ‘fertility that’s physically bound … Continue reading

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No Resistance, No Suffering

  Karen, Thank you for inviting us (me) to be part of this party to honor you and your uterus!! It has served you so well and now it is time to say good bye, farewell, and to thank her … Continue reading

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