I have been in nursing profession (like my Mom who was a RN) for many, many years. Now that Mom has passed, I am driven to pursue my art career. I know Mom is by my side everyday.
About my Loss:
MY Mom passed away last May 15, 2015 at age of 86. She had worsening dementia in the last year. She is at peace now. My sister also died, on May 7, one week before Mom. I know they are both together, and with Jesus, God and Angels.
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I am a Family Nurse practitioner and Nurse Midwife. I deal with grief and loss regularly in the clinical setting. However, I have my own grief now.
"You're welcome, too. As for me -- same as it has been since my husband died. I don't expect it will ever change. I know what you mean about being over the shock, and I suppose it's usually/mostly that way for me as well, but…"
"The 4th of July is my husband's favorite holiday -- mostly because of all the cookouts/barbecues/food, but also because of the fireworks. So, as with so many other things since he died, I find that I can't celebrate it. There's simply…"
Colleen is now a member of Online Grief Support - A Social Community