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While listening to latest episode of Reply All I came to the insurmountable conclusion that once again I am depressed. To be fair, as this week wore on the evidence of my current state began to stack up in dirty dishes and unfolded laundry as well as in other, less material ways. 235 more words

Speed up! Slow down!

Grief is cyclic.  Tomorrow will be 10 months that Keith went to heaven.   Summer has flown by and I really didn’t get out in the weather much; we had a hot summer and I don’t do well in the humidity anyway.  579 more words


'Ghostly Language': Wordsworth's Ghosts and Spectral Subjectivity (Public Lecture, 13th October)

Join Mark Sandy for the first in a new series of public lectures looking at our beliefs about ghosts and spirits. This first lecture is about the idea of ‘haunting’ in Romantic poetry. 159 more words


Time has changed 

Times certainly have changed. As a bereaved parent, we cry more, we ache more, we long for what we will never have again. We also love deeper, appreciate the time we have more, and we live a life in memory of another. 723 more words

Baby Loss

Heavy Hearted.

My heart is very heavy this evening. My mind is currently everywhere. The people that I love and cherish in my life more than anything are going through so much hurt. 545 more words

Mourning The Death Of My Husband - I Can't Seem To Grieve

– Moderators, I don t know if this is the right place for this thread. Please, feel free to move it if it s not. – My husband passed away 8 months ago, after battling lung cancer for almost two years. 75 more words

And so it begins

Today one of my mom’s hospice nurses told me my mom has probably 2 days to 2 weeks left. I’ve been expecting this for four years, but it still came as a surprise. 895 more words