Such Is Life

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Rooted in the family tree, I ponder my place and allegience to it.

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There are endless ruts of great majesty in the emotional tides of being an Urdang,

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Rather late in the day, I stand, determined to avoid the distortion of being right over being happy.

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And look beyond the island of self, toward the horizon of humanity.

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What stares back is a glorious mess; seasons and people coming and going faster than a sigh.

As my mother would say, ‘Such is life.’

6 thoughts on “Such Is Life

  1. So true…and expressed beautifully. Moms share thoughts with us that we carry through a lifetime.

    Thinking of you and understand the range of emotions at this time. Peace and love, stay well Stephanie.

    Sent from my iPhone

  2. I love the complex evolution of familial relationships you have presented with not only fabulous words to ponder but the photos are incredible. Thanks for always providing such a beautiful insight!

  3. I love the complex evolution of familial relationships you have presented with not only fabulous words to ponder but the photos are incredible. Thanks for always providing such a beautiful insight!

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