This week is my brithday have 21 years Im not going to see Shane or even get a phone call. We planed do go FL and go to all the parks but here I am now living in FL and Shane' grave is back in NH we were going to be in Texas now. what 6 months can do im now alone and dyeing inside and everyone is telling me that he would want me to be happy. Ok I get that well what about what I want I want him and I know I cant have him so why sould I be happy just like …Continue
Added by Staci Smith on April 13, 2013 at 11:01am — No Comments
Three Myths About Grief Support Programs Dispelled
Myth #1 – All you do at grief support is tell your sad story and cry.
Not at most programs! People laugh, they cry, they share and they feel…Continue
Added by Nancy Weil on April 12, 2013 at 9:28am — No Comments
I lost a loving husband and son to murder/suicide three years ago next week. All a lot of family ask was what happened and why. There are just know answers to any of their questions. Most and myself can't believe that my husband would do something like murder our son and then himself. I wasn't home so don't know what happened between them.
We had neighbors who were talking to the media and they had no idea what happened. I came home from shopping and found them and…Continue
Added by Ruth Hawker on April 11, 2013 at 6:27pm — No Comments
About 10 to 15 percent of pregnancies end in miscarriage, according to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Some suggest it is even higher as some miscarriages occur before the mom even knows she’s pregnant. Despite this high frequency, bereaved parents share that far too many friends and loved ones fail to say appropriate things and some, not knowing what to say or worse, minimizing the loss, just stay away. But it’s important to remember that a miscarriage is…Continue
Added by Robbie Miller Kaplan on April 10, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments
I am new to this site, and to my new of widowhood. I lost my best-friend, soul mate, protector and love of my life on 12-10-2012 unexpectedly from a cerebral hemorrhage. He was only 50yrs old. We would have had our 25th anniversary on May 28, but amazingly We had been together since I was 16 yo.
I am at a point where I feel completely empty, alone (my children are grown and both live elsewhere). My family is very supportive, check on me constantly, and I am employed…
Added by Tammy Amick on April 8, 2013 at 10:25am — No Comments
Massive heart attack. Engaged to be married in May 2013.
Added by Connie Regan on April 3, 2013 at 5:43pm — No Comments
NEW WORD TERM FOR LOSS OF CHILD / CHILDREN VOID IS NO LONGER , A HUMBLE WORD TO COMFORT WHILE DURING GRIEF , SUDDEN OR STAGED. FORMED FROM ORPHAN & PARENT
Added by ROBERT T. DE NORMANDIE JR on April 1, 2013 at 9:04am — No Comments
As the St. Louis Cardinals and Arizona Diamondbacks play their opening game of the 2013 season on April Fools’ Day, there is a “team” of fans who will be watching with particular nostalgia. The grown children of John George Hendel who died March 16 will no doubt be thinking of their dad, who was a fan of both teams as he was born in St. Louis but lived and died in…Continue
Added by Susan Soper on April 1, 2013 at 8:00am — No Comments