In September, 2019 my sister had a dirt bike accident and suffered a Traumatic Brain Injury. She recently asked me to make a totem for the Dr. that was instrumental in her healing. It took a whole team but he was the she believes recognized her needs the most. Every “bit” in the totem has meaning.
her brain broke.
and found peace.
The love of her life breathed his heart into her
And strangers prayed on the mountain top.
In that grey area
between life and death
She chose to live.
…so far to go…
Right left one step
Reaching to know the things she knew before.
wrapped in tender, loving care
using all the tools they didn’t know they had.
Everyday she said when can I go home.
“Faith is knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.”
And the day came
Her assemblage was complete
enough to go home.