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when one loss triggers feeling of other losses..

It has been four years since I lost my wife. Until two months ago I continued living in the house in which she died -- in a very remote loc…

Started by Kipuka

6 Sep 3
Reply by J in Florida

Stop by this Forum when you need a positive 'pick me up'

I guess I have a reputation here of putting a positive spin on things. I'll take that. As long as you understand that doesn't mean that thi…

Started by Dianne in Nevada

731 Aug 31
Reply by Patience


Need help using the site? Ask here!

Hi friends, Many of you have been asking for a little more support in using the site. Our volunteers will stop by this discussion and answe…

Started by Soaring Spirits

325 Aug 25
Reply by Soaring Spirits

AUGUST Anniversaries, Birthdays and Other Special Days

Here's a spot where you can post your special August remembrances - wedding anniversaries, birthdays, anniversaries of your loss, childr…

Started by Dianne in Nevada

7 Aug 23
Reply by Avanti

A good read about dating (and dealing with judgmental people.)

"You don’t get to comment on the choices of a widower while you sit happily next to your own living spouse."

Started by Anna

14 Aug 21
Reply by SweetMelissa2007


I lost my Husband on May 3rd. It was Mothers day and my oldest son's birthday the week we held the funeral and the military internment. We…

Started by Tekwriter

6 Aug 17
Reply by Callie2

Curious about Camp Widow

Hello, Sorry if this isn't the right place to put this. I've searched and didn't find much that is current. I'm quite curious about Camp Wi…

Started by Jabs

2 Aug 13
Reply by Dianne in Nevada

Poems, songs and sayings...

I had a pretty low morning and have been thinking of Jerry all morning and something he said to me years ago keeps playing in my head.  Whe…

Started by Rainy (Misty)

7 Aug 13
Reply by vintage56(barb)


Right now still overwhelmed by life. It's almost 4 months.  I guess I thought I was ok because I survived the first 3.  I must have just be…

Started by Mrs Bear

4 Aug 12
Reply by Mrs Bear

Suicide or Sleep Deprivation ...

There have been many misconceptions about suicide. It can be of vital importance to learn to properly identify your emotions/feelings for b…

Started by SweetMelissa2007

4 Aug 12
Reply by SweetMelissa2007


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