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Born in the 50s Discussions (45)

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Recommendations for Memoirs/Books about Spousal Loss in our Age Bracket?

I just lost my husband to PanCan Stage 4 in March 2020. Cancer/complications really sucker punched him, he passed just less than 4 months f…

Started by Serendi

2 on Thursday
Reply by LP

Dealing with the first milestone

Hello My wife passed away in April. What would have been our 42nd anniversary is coming up next week. How did you deal with the first miles…

Started by outwest

7 on Thursday
Reply by Serendi

having a hard time

for some reason I have panic and anxiety at high levels that comes on sometime in the morning or afternoon. No matter what Ido, or what dru…

Started by drgayle

5 Jun 23
Reply by Gigi

Misery loves company

I am in a perpetual bad mood. So much so that when I truly find something funny or enjoyable, which isn’t often, I am surprised. When my hu…

Started by Tess

27 Jun 22
Reply by Ultra2015

Delaware has no widows or widowers

I mean this jokingly, though maybe not so much. There is no one on WV as far as I can tell from this state even. I considered starting a Me…

Started by Tess

10 Jun 18
Reply by Estragon

Sunday Blues

i always feel saddest on Sundays. I think that it signals the beginning of another week without C. And it takes me farther into the future,…

Started by LP

11 Jun 9
Reply by DebiT

How old was he?

I haven't seen this addressed.  My son and I ran into a neighbor who told us that another neighbor had died.  My son asked "how old was he?…

Started by sadderbytheday

6 Jan 26
Reply by DIVA70


Here it comes again -- the fourth one for me, and it just doesn't get any better.  I think mostly it's the why-can't-you-just-move-on look…

Started by Lark

14 Jan 24
Reply by Maggiepie

Keeping a journal sometimes helps

Hi everyone....I'm new and hoping that sharing my feelings and emotions  will help me.  I started keeping a journal 6 years ago after my si…

Started by sadderbytheday

9 Dec 31
Reply by sadderbytheday

Little Family?

I have just one grown daughter (50) who is occupied with her own life as she should be. My grandson is away at boarding school which he lov…

Started by Hope

18 Nov 29, 2019
Reply by Freebird


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