That's what a lot of Hummingbird Summer is about. But it's also about not just making it through. It's about living. Living fully, even when your world is falling apart.

" I recalled the scar on Oscar's wrist, the scars down Asten's back, and the scar across Addelai's lips. I recalled the scars littering Liam's face. "It's okay," I told her. "All the strongest people do.

Frank Lampard talks to Martin Samuel: On coping with the loss of his mother, Chelsea and that feud with Alonso

Frank Lampard talks to Martin Samuel: On coping with the loss of his mother, Chelsea and that feud with Alonso

In an emotional and remarkably revealing interview, Frank Lampard tells Sportsmail's chief sports writer about the devastating impact of the death of his mother.

Why don't Chelsea ditch Conte now and hire Luis Enrique?: MARTIN SAMUEL - CHIEF SPORTS WRITER: So if it is to be Luis Enrique, what are…

Why don't Chelsea ditch Conte now and hire Luis Enrique?: MARTIN SAMUEL - CHIEF SPORTS WRITER: So if it is to be Luis Enrique, what are…

youngsnews: MARTIN SAMUEL: The show goes on... However the ple...

MARTIN SAMUEL: The show goes on. Safety fears in Paris as Euro 2016 gets set for the significant kick-off

Martin Samuel: Pendleton is golden after Olympic legend won our hearts

Martin Samuel: Pendleton is golden after Olympic legend won our hearts

MARTIN SAMUEL: Victoria Pendleton proved those that said she was wrong to get on the horse and ride that it was completely the right decision and her fifth place finish at Cheltenham was something to behold.

MARTIN SAMUEL: Cristiano Ronaldo is a showman we should all cherish

MARTIN SAMUEL: Cristiano Ronaldo is a showman we should all cherish

MARTIN SAMUEL: Germany is a team bred for success, unlike England

MARTIN SAMUEL: Germany is a team bred for success, unlike England

What sets Germany apart is that they are in a constant state of self-evaluation, while never allowing the free pass of treating a World Cup as a dry run.

Man United's biggest blunder is the harm done to Moyes by his novice sidekick  Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/football/article-2410483/MARTIN-SAMUEL-Manchester-United-Ed-Woodward-transfer-blunder.html#ixzz2du4UTwK0 Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on Facebook

MARTIN SAMUEL: Man United's biggest blunder is the harm done to Moyes by his novice sidekick

Man United's biggest blunder is the harm done to Moyes by his novice sidekick Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/football/article-2410483/MARTIN-SAMUEL-Manchester-United-Ed-Woodward-transfer-blunder.html#ixzz2du4UTwK0 Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on Facebook

MARTIN SAMUEL: How do we get rid of cheats? Stop lining their pockets

MARTIN SAMUEL: How do we get rid of cheats? Stop lining their pockets

MARTIN SAMUEL: The world’s top sprinter this year is Justin Gatlin, on his shoulder is Tyson Gay. Both are tainted by drugs and UK Athletics would not issue invitations to either man for an event.

Ronnie O'Sullivan exclusive interview with Martin Samuel #DailyMail

RONNIE O'SULLIVAN TALKS TO MARTIN SAMUEL: The current world champion opens his heart on the torment that has pursued him throughout his life and his career in the often lonely sport of snooker.

MARTIN SAMUEL 5 POINTS: Watford's disconnect

MARTIN SAMUEL 5 POINTS: Watford's disconnect and Saints' struggles

MARTIN SAMUEL'S FIVE POINTS: Watford is a collection of individuals passing through: manager, players and staff.

Martin Samuel 5 Points: Federer and Serena have dominated era

Martin Samuel 5 Points: Federer and Serena have dominated era

MARTIN SAMUEL 5 POINTS: The Australian Open reignited the debate over whether Roger Federer and Serena Williams are the greatest of all time.

We're not all louts... fans need protecting too - MARTIN SAMUEL #dailymail

We're not all louts... fans need protecting too - MARTIN SAMUEL

MARTIN SAMUEL: So when would have been a good time for Aston Villa to play West Brom? Fans would be inconvenienced, but since when did that matter?

MARTIN SAMUEL: Why Thierry Henry doesn't make my top five

MARTIN SAMUEL: Why Thierry Henry doesn't make my top five

I loved Arsenal legend Thierry Henry but he doesn't make my top five list of foreign Premier League stars

MARTIN SAMUEL: Claudio Ranieri was about to begin his address to the media when a few of his players dumped a bottle of champagne on his head.  Would they have done that to Sir Alex Ferguson?

Players wouldn't have poured champagne over Sir Alex...so why Ranieri?

MARTIN SAMUEL: Claudio Ranieri was about to begin his address to the media when a few of his players dumped a bottle of champagne on his head. Would they have done that to Sir Alex Ferguson?

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