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Blooming Where Planted

Last night in my most recent therapy session we discussed all those painful, life changing events we had covered the previous week. Since that evening I had remembered even more, and even my counselor was a bit surprised at just how much I’ve been through and yet never found myself in a state of serious depression. 519 more words


Never Say Never

I believe that in life if you don’t get the lesson the first time, you get to do it over and over again until you get it right.  1,231 more words

Changing Our Views

The insensitivity of strangers

So, I recently had a complete stranger in the local pub start a conversation with us as he was wanting to say hello to Tinker (our puppy). 959 more words


Internet support forums - pros and cons

When I first lost Catherine I was out of my mind with grief. I searched desperately for anything that would get me through the hours, days, weeks. 816 more words

Reflections On Grief And Loss

Acrostic for Books

B eautiful way to
O pen hearts and
O pen minds to
K now new stories and
S ongs

BOOKS is a favorite poem – thank you. 7 more words


A Guide To Mourning; In Three Suggestions

No one teaches us how to mourn. We do not even expect we will. No one summons themselves to a sitting and learns how to mourn. 684 more words