Time cannot steal the treasure that we carry in our hearts, nor ever dim the shining thought our cherished past imparts, for memories of the one we love still cast a gentle glow to grace our days and light our paths wherever we may go.   Excerpt adapted from “First Tears” by Linda Anderson Related […]

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Read this message from a mom who lost a child, and you will know that it is better to ask, than say nothing at all….. Lets break the grief myth that it’s better not to ask. From Barbara Taylor Hudson  Someone asked me about you today. It’s been so long since anyone has done that. […]

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Child Remembrance – Ideas for Healing “If you know someone who has lost a child, and you’re afraid to mention them because you think you might make them sad by reminding them that they died–you’re not reminding them. They didn’t forget they died. What you’re reminding them of is that you remembered that they lived, […]

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The Mourner’s Bill of Rights by Alan D. Wolfelt, Ph.D. For more support, Dr. Wolfelt’s Grief Works library is available at www.WithSympathyGifts.com in the resource section. Though you should reach out to others as you do the work of mourning, you should not feel obligated to accept the unhelpful responses you may receive from some […]

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