I will not throw you a parade. — Views Written by Rebecca Brooks.

You shouldn’t throw a parade after an earthquake. The shifting of the tectonic plates may have ceased but the walls of your house still ache from the shaking. You came out with your life, dear one, but a great many things died back there in the rumbling. Your bones took a blow and your bloodstream […]

via I will not throw you a parade. — Views

One comment

  1. I think this is the first time i have published another writer’s work on my personal blog. But this article is near and dear to my heart.
    I heard Rebecca talking about the sacred pause that comes after an event like this…a kind of holy hush that is needed for your soul to recover….not time for a parade just yet.

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