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Is anyone interested in organizing a WV game night?

I've been doing some brainstorming, and this is what I came up with.  Just for fun and to give us something to do that doesn't rotate aroun…

Started by Rainy (Misty)

1 Nov 12
Reply by Rainy (Misty)

Widowhood in a Rural Area

I'm new here, but not new to widowhood. I don't know if I'm posting this in the right place on this site. My husband died very suddenly and…

Started by Lostandlonely

7 Nov 11
Reply by Frank


Losing my home.

I wonder how many widows -- statistically -- need to leave their homes. There are so many issues.. the work of owning or maintaining the ho…

Started by Soaring Spirits

157 Nov 3
Reply by barbee

I’m so hurt

Hello friends. I’m posting here because you have no investment in my late husband, who has been gone now for almost two years.   I need to…

Started by catapan

4 Nov 1
Reply by NoLongerInBergenJC

others have a family and husband to go home to, wheras i have none....

this is how I feel right this very minute.. the feeling of emptiness could be so overwhelming that I find it difficult to breathe and feel…

Started by ricepop

14 Oct 31
Reply by Hopesmom

Snowbird Home

Are there any snowbirds faced with deciding what to do about their winter home? My husband (gone 6 months now) and I had bought a condo in…

Started by Maggie

3 Oct 27
Reply by Former Yooper

Don't Stew, Do! What are you doing to climb out of your grave?

This is a challenge to all my fellow Widow/ers :-) I'm just a Guy. I know it's so because one of my Grand-Daughters told me so. She was lis…

Started by RonB

166 Oct 25
Reply by Rainy (Misty)


I lost my husband of 29 years suddenly 7 weeks ago.  I feel like I am grieving more every day, missing him, loving him more. I still wait f…

Started by Lost

6 Oct 25
Reply by Rainy (Misty)

Time Heals All Wounds?

I think this is my worst phrase or "saying"   It's totally untrue for me. I sincerely hope that it's true for most of you, it seems to be a…

Started by LostandSad

10 Oct 23
Reply by Callie2

Crying in the front lawn

Crying here crying there crying everywhere. This has been heart crushing smashed it all up in crumbling pieces. I dont want to do this. Nob…

Started by Luv4Z

13 Oct 23
Reply by J in Florida


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