surviving the unthinkable
“We did it! Bill and I eloped today!”
Engulfed by unbearable grief and labeled "crazy" by most of her mental health care workers, Madonna has not only managed to survive, but has now shared her story of love and loss, grief and resilience and her ultimate decision to keep living.
Work gives purpose
"She is still their mother, she is still their daughter"
A lot of hard work!
Filling your heart with love not bitterness
The tsunami cry
A spiritual connection
When darkness comes.
Not crazy... just sad
Filling the hole inside
Even though we all have different experiences the journey toward healing is often parallel. Listen as Madonna explains how she ultimately filled the hole inside of her and reclaimed the "pieces" from her shattered life.
Madonna Badger... a remarkable woman of a certain age
Here is her story on TED TALKS.