Here in Canada, April is Cancer Awareness Month, and the symbol is the Daffodil.
For me, the Daffodil has a deep and special meaning.
The snow was still deep in the front yard when we first noticed signs that my mother was not well. 24 hours after the initial appointment with our family doctor, and subsequent rush for a CT scan, we were in the family quiet room in the ICU at the hospital, waiting for her to come out of surgery. Continue reading