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‘Handbags for Hospice’ coming to Martinsville!

Tuesday October 11, 2016

Mountain Valley Hospice & Palliative Care will hold its biannual "Handbags for Hospice" auction on Thursday, October 20, from 6 to 9 p.m. Tickets may be purchased by calling Mountain Valley Hospice's Martinsville office at 276-403-4764. All proceeds will support patient care. Admission is $20 per person, and that includes heavy hors d'oeuvres, wine or beer, and live entertainment. The event will be held at Piedmont Arts, 215 Starling Avenue, Martinsville, NC 24112.  


My Mother's Eyes

Monday October 10, 2016

My mother's birthday was last week. As has become the norm for me, I spent the weeks leading up to the day remembering her death. She has been gone for five years now. Five years seems like a lifetime and only yesterday all at the same time.


What Now?

Monday October 10, 2016

As I have experienced during my own losses and have seen with friends' and patients' families, I think the most difficult time comes after the memorials are finished.