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On Fear

“No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear.”
– C.S. Lewis, A Grief Observed

I am terrified of the outside world. My senses are heightened… I have formed a fragility towards the world. 360 more words


Raw, authentic and beautifully written article....

Warning:  Adult language.

Here’s a quote from the article.  Please take the time to read the whole thing.  Incredible description of real grief.

“Hitting the ground is a repeated theme of the grieving process. 128 more words

Bereavement Counseling

The Pain of Grief

It has been five months since my life changed completely, since the foundation of everything I knew and believed crumbled, since my life was stolen the day the love of my life’s was. 1,271 more words


The First Steps of Making an Insurance Claim after Sudden Loss

State Auto Insurance Company was established in 1921. For nearly a century, State Auto Insurance Company has established a nationally recognized reputation for quality service. In 2014, Forbes ranked the organization as one of the 50 most trustworthy financial service providers. 185 more words

State Auto Insurance Company


Last week I must say was very spirit shaking.
It started with my normal morning at work.. And then I checked the voicemails.
Skip a week…. 157 more words

The Angels' Trail - for Robert

JKLeahy (I wrote this poem yesterday for my cousin Robert) 

The Angels’ Trail

In your journey, after the earth

at distant shore, you will berth… 378 more words


Whisper of wings

I keep looking at the clock and checking timeline stamps, figuring out that her last post was made around 1 a.m. I look back through the holiday photos of a beaming family on Christmas morning, unaware that, in less than 24 hours, one of their own will be gone. 860 more words