Thursday, January 14, 2021

Carpe Diem Haiku Kai Extra 2021 January 14th

 


Dear Haijin, visitors and travelers,

It has been a while that I posted in here. It's a very strange time for me. First there is the Covid pandemic. As you all know I am a nurse, so this time is very busy for us workers in healthcare. Than I have to tell you a sad experience I recently have had.

As you (maybe) know my mom lives in a nursing home for the eldery people, because she suffers from dementia. Back in December 2019 I had to make that choice. Fortunately my mom could come to the nursing home were I work myself as a head nurse.


 My mom (1930-2021)


Unfortunately my mom got Covid and on January 5th she died. Today (January 14th) we had her funeral. It's sad, but I cherish and carress all the beautiful memories my mom and I have made. My mom was 90 yrs and now she is reunited with my dad, who died back in 2016.

sweet perfume
memories of a loved one
Jasmine blossom

© Yozakura 

With this haiku written by Yozakura I end this Extra episode. 

You all will understand that I will not be online often. Not only because of my work, but also because of trying to cope with the loss of my mom.

Namasté,

Chèvrefeuille, your host

10 comments:

  1. My deepest sympathy, Kristjaan. I am thinking of you.

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  2. Kristjaan, My sympathy to you and to all of your family on the passing of your mother. Peace in 2021 - Valentina

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  3. chill wind through the trees
    below, silent leaves rustle
    greet last fallen leaf

    https://rivrvlogr.com/2021/01/15/chill-wind-through-the-trees-senryu/

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  4. Our sympathy and thoughts are with you in your loss, Kristjaan; God is near.

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  5. My heartfelt sympathy for the loss of your mother
    Stay strong. Take care

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  6. I'm so sorry for your loss dear Kristjaan and thinking of you and your family at this difficult time.

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  7. My condolences! My dad died last year aged 95 and mum followed 5 months later aged 90.

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  8. I am very sorry for the loss of your mom. She was fortunate to have a devoted son in you.

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  9. I am so sorry for your loss Kristjaan.
    Wishing you all the best.
    take care / Birgitta

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