A Rough Patch for Madison—and Mom

A Rough Patch for Madison––and Mom 

“So how is Madison?” a friend asked at a recent family gathering.

I’d updated her on my son’s spring break escapades and the latest on my eldest daughter’s new job. But the news on Madison was far less positive. I shifted in my wheelchair and took in a slow deep breath.

“Well,” I paused and swallowed hard, “she’s having a rough patch.” [Read more…]