Robin Bradford

Telling stories for positive change

what I want to tell you


When did it happen? When did I trip into the life phase when friends have mostly bad news? Dying parents and cancer seem to be as popular among my Facebook pack as are Rumi quotes and opportunities to support Wendy (and Hillary). Over the past year my own mother died unexpectedly and my husband got […]

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Surfing Zen

Three days after the first anniversary of my mother’s suicide I boarded a plane for San Diego to attend a conference for my new job. I was happy to get away after this year of mourning. When I first learned of my trip I recalled a friend took his family there every year to surf.¬†Logistics […]

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Crossing the Creek

My husband and partner of more than 20 years was diagnosed with prostate cancer in December and in two days he will have surgery to have it removed. Losing my mother in September and getting this news a few months later has had a huge impact on my writing. I can’t write paragraphs any more. […]

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