7 Bursts of Glow

Oh how wondrous, it’s pure delight! Seven is a number that is often referred to as the number of completeness and perfection, (both physical and spiritual). There are 7 days of the week, 7 notes of the musical scale, and 7 directions (left, right, up, down, forward, back and centre). And for us, 7 also represents the birth of our 7th grandchild. SBurst of Glowo tiny and so innocent, our little granddaughter has the magical ability to ignite us with a burst of glow that glimmers and gleams. She is snuggled up within us and the radiance of her glow has added to the luminosity of our heart light that now outshines the celestial sun.

A friend of mine recently said, “If we had to do it all over again, we’d probably have our grandchildren first.” For me, I am in awe that my life was spared, Percy Stoma was created, and I was carved into a survivor. As an ostomate, this 2nd chance at life means I can live my life to the fullest. As ostomates we have another opportunity to embrace the joy and trials of experiencing our lives as it unfolds.

Already our 7th little one and I have mounted her unicorn (named Stinky), and began our mystical journey through the mushroom fields and peony forests. Arriving at the enchanted grove where the faeries live, one by one each of the faeries sprinkled shimmering faerie glitter on her button nose.

As life will have it, this is the beginning of many adventures we will embark upon together. Her birth is the start of her circle of life, ostomates such as myself have been reborn, and have begun another circle of life.

Welcome little one to the Planet and to your time. May you live life to the fullest.
Welcome ALL who create a 2nd chance at life, may you once and again live life to the fullest.

Jo-Ann L. Tremblay


“Everyone you meet has a story to tell”

5 comments on “7 Bursts of Glow

  1. Hadley Ravencroft says:

    Wonderful post! Thank you. Made my day.

  2. Norma Lachaine says:

    Just started to read “Another Bag Another Day”. I am your friend, and we talk a lot, but I never realized just how much you go through day in, day out. What a wonderful book.

    I am happy you have grandchildren to bring joy into your life, as you give so much joy to others, in spite of the fact your life is not easy.

    Much love and admiration to you. Norma 🙂

  3. Geraldine Howell says:

    Wonderful blog yet again. Such beautiful sentiments. Congratulations on the birth of your new granddaughter. 😃

  4. Thank you all for your congratulations and support.

  5. franbarresi says:

    Thank you! I admire how you have touched the hearts of so many people.
    You sure do precious work, you are our earth angel,
    Hugs to you and Percy.

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