her decision

a diary of a mom


{image is a photo of Brittany Maynard with her family a week and a half before she ended her life}

Brittany Maynard died this weekend. Her death, at 29, was tragic and heartbreaking. She made a choice that I believe that she had a right to make – to die when she felt the time was right, on her own terms. I wish her family and those who loved her my deepest sympathy for what I am sure feels like an unbearable loss.

Brittany was a vocal proponent of what she called death with dignity. She and her husband uprooted their lives to ensure that she would have access to the tools that she needed to legally and comfortably end her life when the time came. She gained a lot of publicity along the way and in so doing, became a willing poster child for the cause.

I believe…

View original post 825 more words


About Secret Stains

I wanna do something that matters, say something different, something that sets the whole world on it's ear. i wanna do something better with the time I've been given and I wanna try to touch a few hearts in this life to prove I was here. I apologize if I seem absent minded sometimes. Sometimes I forget I'm still awake and say things out loud. Inside I am beginning to burst at the seams. There are so many secrets ... so many scars ... so many stains. This is me. Welcome to my world.
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s