Mother’s Day Musings Redux

Cecilia Wessinger
3 min readMay 12, 2023

I posted this story on my Facebook notes a dozen years ago. Since then, I have navigated the world as a motherless child and become a grandmother. Time does not make it easier, you simply get used to missing the person whose heartbeat was the first sound you ever heard.

My first Mother’s Day following my mom’s death. As bittersweet as it is, serves as a reminder to thank the people in your life that make a difference often; not just on a Hallmark inspired date. I see and hear accolades, praise and endearment for moms….I also read an article my friend posted stating why Mother’s Day…

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Cecilia Wessinger

Community & Ecosystem Builder, Collaborator, Catalyst, Speaker/ Facilitator. Lover of words, ideas and people.