"It’s been seven months this week since I came home and found my husband in the backyard without a heart beat. (Likely a Massive heart attack). Life will never be the same. I miss holding hands with him and eating meals together..and so many…"
During the tragic loss of a loved one or having gone through several tragedies , be it death of a loved one, divorce , personal health issues, or getting older , ect. Sometimes the stress and depression compounded by grief can be debilitating and it may have us feel as if we are mourning our own deaths while we are grieving the loss of our loved ones , We feel as if our own lives are over , Being in this mode can make recovery a longer more confusing process for some. It can be uncomfortable to…See More
"Thank you, Linda! I’ve been getting grief counseling twice a week, and participating in a support group. Dealing with a pandemic during this time makes it that much more difficult. It’s a pretty lonely…"
"On June 6, 2020, I came home and found my husband in the backyard, without a heartbeat. He was 69. I’m not sure how to use this grief support site, or post comments. I’m especially interested in how others cope when there was no…"
Late February is a challenging time of year for me. Jen’s birthday is the 23rd and serves as an annual reminder of all of the potential that was lost…Her’s (mainly), mine, the world’s honestly. This year she would be 52…It is increasingly hard to imagine, through all of the iterations possible, what she could have become, what was to be her (significant) impact on the world.That being said, things, emotions, have largely settled down since I committed a potential version of what could have…See More
"I'm so sorry to hear that - that must have been such a shock and definitely not fair. Yes, I find it's hard to go on without them. The best thing I've come up with is try to live the rest of my life for them - honoring them and their…"