coping with loss

In an instance, sudden death changes everything in your life and world. A piece of your heart was lost. You suffered an unexpected loss that will define and change your existence, teach you great lessons and reveal mysteries of life. You experienced a sudden death you wish wouldn’t have happened and one that you couldn’t […]

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Grief is the response to loving. If you hadn’t loved so deeply, you would not be grieving so deeply. Only the person who is incapable of love is entirely free of the possibility of grief. The agony is great And yet I will stand it. Had I not loved so very much, I would not […]

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Sometimes we are only given a few minutes to be with the one we love, and, thousands of hours to think of them. How would you answer this statement, “Because of you, I…” _____________________________________ _________________________________ _______________________________ Below is how a bereaved mother answered the question:  Because of you, I love a little more. Because of […]

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After you lose a parent, one of the biggest frustrations is finding people to talk and cry to. You may have family members that choose to not talk about your loved one because it is difficult. And if your friends haven’t lost a parent, they won’t understand. You may get frustrated by some of the […]

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It doesn’t matter how old you are. When you lose a parent, you may not feel strong enough to cope and may feel somewhat childlike. Even though you are an adult you have lost the person to whom you were a child. The responsibilities of your daily life including work, your own kids, and home […]

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