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There is an update to our village forum coming soon!

There is an update to our village forum coming soon!

Your Soaring Spirits team is excited to be updating Widowed Village with a new, simpler look, improved functionality, and easier site navigation! Changes to the appearance of the site won’t impact functionality, and our volunteer team will be available to answer any questions you may have about the update which will occur on May 27, 2015.

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Slick commented on Soaring Spirits's group Born in the 50s
"Hi sorry that we had to meet for the same reason we are all here...8 months seems like an eternity...but this is all still very raw to have a lot going steps.....I understand the work on the neighbors…"
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teacher50 commented on Soaring Spirits's group Born in the 50s
"Hello Angelina, It has been a little over 2 yrs for me. I have wonderful neighbors that offer to do some things for me. People around you do understand.I am also starting to cook on the grill again. My husband loved that and now I will try. I send…"
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his little Rosie commented on Soaring Spirits's group Widowed in 2015
"Hi thyme, this is so very fresh. I'm 3 months out and still at a complete loss. My husband was 40 and died in my arms too, totally unexpectedly. My heart is with you, and big hugs!"
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"I've been reading these most recent posts and I've started calling myself a dating agnostic.   I live with my daughter and have friends and family I do things with, so I don't feel particularly lonely.    It would be…"
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