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about being a widow

Posted by bis4betsy on April 26, 2015 at 11:24am 4 Comments

Widow ,what a sad name :(

Posted by Denise on April 24, 2015 at 9:59am 4 Comments

Widow ,what a sad name :(

Posted by Denise on April 24, 2015 at 9:58am 0 Comments

The Rollercoaster Ride

Posted by TG (Trudi) on April 24, 2015 at 6:00am 0 Comments


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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.

We love the community that YOU have created here in the Widowed Village, and we can’t wait to roll out our new look on May 27th!

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Steve replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion Introduce yourselves, please!
"Hi Terry, I'm Steve and so sorry for your loss and the reason you needed to find WV. I totally empathize with you, I experienced a similar situation. I was with my male life partner from the age of 16, he was 19 when we committed to each other…"
4 hours ago
Callie2 replied to KeithMichael's discussion In-Laws, dating, and they just don't accept change
"I think my opinion may be slightly different. I would encourage the relationship between the kids and their grandparents, especially if they were close. I agree with what was said pertaining to the fact they are still grieving the loss of their…"
5 hours ago
Kittens123 commented on Soaring Spirits's group Suddenly Widowed
"I am glad I found this site and can empathize with others all too well. I had an appointment with a new doctor today and was an emotional wreck when I had to explain my situation. There are so many crazy things that go on after your loved one dies.…"
7 hours ago
david1980 commented on Soaring Spirits's group Born in the 50s
"Bis4betsy, i admit that I struggle with the absence of my wife. I have found that the peace comes from within. Ellen will always be part of me, so when i feel lost I search that inner part that gives me comfort. Over time I have come to realize…"
7 hours ago


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