Unprepared — Poetry -Dying — Headless Now — Moca McCarty Photo

Unprepared:

and even now I find myself unprepared — after several years of a slow decline, multiple stays in the hospital for pneumonia, surviving stroke, cancer and many other ails; my father returns home today from his last hospital stay to hospice care. He’ll be made as comfortable as possible, his family present, and pass away when his time arrives. As his caregiver Iv’e dealt with this through all practical purposes, tending through the…