I am so upset. My nephew passed away suddenly in November of last year. He has older children from his first marriage and I'm very close to them. He was still married to his second wife at the time of his death. The children he had with her are really young and their mother is trying keep them from seeing their step sisters. The older children want to stay in the little ones' life. But my sister who is the grandmother and his second wife are intent on keeping them apart. Plus they are…See More
"Please, I didn't mean anything bad against him or any assumptions on your thoughts towards him. I just was saying that no matter what he was your brother so of course his passing is going to be very difficult for you. If it came across…"
"hi i lost the love of my life feb 4 2015 to cancer i think about her all the time can't set my mind on nothing else i work 8 hours a day in a factory come home and work all evening to try to keep busy and occupy my mind with anything else she…"
This group is for those who are supporting friends, family and others who are dealing with grief. Counselors, Social Workers, Teachers and anyone else who is helping someone through a rough time of grieving. Are saying the right thing? Helping the right way? What can we do-when it feels like there is no hope? These are topics that we will explore. See More
"Hi Karen, (& everyone who might read my initial post)
My initial words could be misunderstood and I want to make something very clear. I personally don't care what my brother did or didn't do, I know him, I know that he was a great…"
"Whatever your brother did or didn't do he was still your brother and of course you are going to have a hard time with his passing. I have been on this site since October when my husband died because I don't feel comfortable talking in…"
"So sorry about the loss of your dear brother. I can tell from your writing how deeply you cared for him. Such a traumatic sudden loss is so hard to deal with. I lost my 24 year old son suddenly too in February. I am glad thst you are going to…"
Hi,I'm new here and find that talking with my friends isolates me more, because it is too much for them. I had a hunge that one is alone in grief, but never truly thought I would be "left" alone in this.My family upbringing with 2 brothers and parents wasn't easy. Violence, partial neglect, no outlook to a "normal" future.My 2 brothers dealt with it in their own different ways. One withdrew into silence, and the other lived a reckless life with many women and drugs. I knew he took some drugs,…See More