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Today was ridiculously hard. Two years ago today the surgeon came out of the operating room to inform me that he had found a tumor on my husbands appendix that had metastasized into his abdomen and…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by AnneJ Jul 5, 2015.
I just don’t know how to do this anymore. I am exhausted. Spent. Tired. It is everything I can do to get a start on each day. My solution to the pain is to diminish my physical health as much as I…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by dream moon JO B Dec 18, 2014.
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to all of who have suffered the loss of a spouse,
we have had to endure endless days and nights of immeasurable pain. A pain that is indescribable to all but to those who are experiencing it. A chasm so deep that there isn't anything that can fill the void left.
I have times. like I had from November through January, where the pain was so gut wrenching, so unbelievably torturous that I couldnt walk, talk eat or sleep for days at a time. For this fifth year anniversary it was…Continue
Posted on March 29, 2018 at 11:37pm — 5 Comments
Let's just ask ourselves. If John the Dragon is not grieving and is happy with the way his life has turned out then why is he on a site called "online grief support".
The word grief has definitions and does not seem to be a problem for John the Dragon. Lucky him and those who aren't grieving. But the so called "support from someone who is not experiencing grief is awkward and uncomfortable for those of us who are experiencing…Continue
Posted on January 18, 2017 at 11:12pm — 1 Comment
I haven’t been writing at all recently, going back as far as Stewart asking me to share what “project” I am doing to help me move forward form my husbands death three years ago. I never got to answering him and many other things have happened in the interim. The worst of which has overshadowed and colored everything else on my daily journey is they found my yongest brother, 56 years old, dead in his bed on March 28th.
I can’t even begin to explain how another…Continue
Posted on April 10, 2016 at 1:11pm — 1 Comment
Three years three months today………..he's still dead, I'm still alive and the pain is still ever present……. Grief is hardly an adequate word……..
Posted on March 21, 2016 at 2:03pm