Robin Bradford

Telling stories for positive change

what I want to tell you

All About the Ride

“If it’s cancer we’re going to Hawaii,” I whispered to my husband in the waiting room. It was cancer. That was almost 2 years ago. Thankfully, it’s now completely gone. That’s a huge relief of course. Ever since, I have been dreaming of Hawaii, or if not those particular distant shores at the very least a steady […]

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Unfolding

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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