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Widowed in 2016 Discussions (58)

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How are you doing?

How is everyone doing?  I thought I'd list some things I'm still feeling and new feelings or realizations.  I'm still lonely. I still have…

Started by Riley

6 on Monday
Reply by Miket

Confusion, Grief and Sadness

Hi all, I've been seeing so many posts in my inbox that are a variety of emotions and responses, of strength and struggle. I have been stru…

Started by Tess

3 on Sunday
Reply by Miket

As I Sit in Heaven

Hi All - I received this poem from one of my grief counselors a while back. I have it posted on my refrigerator door and every time I read…

Started by Miket

4 Apr 14
Reply by Miket

Maybe this is what I miss?

It's taken me far too long to get up, showered and dressed today.    Some days are like this, aren't they? Too much ruminating.    Too muc…

Started by catapan

5 Apr 12
Reply by Riley

A Result I Did Not Expect

I traveled from Ohio to Michigan last week to visit with my wife’s family. I had not seen them since before my wife passed. I knew the even…

Started by Miket

1 Apr 10
Reply by Nitabug

Birthdays and Anniversaries

Today is my 27th wedding anniversary. I actually did not think about it when I woke up, then Facebook reminded me from one of my previous y…

Started by Tess

2 Mar 23
Reply by Tess

I am not ready for a new chapter yet

Well, I just stopped going to see the grief counselor. It has been 16 months of on again and off again visits. The counselor was moving me…

Started by Miket

4 Mar 22
Reply by Miket

Does it ever end.

It has been 16 months now since I lost my beautiful wife. I miss her so much. After 16 months I still cry several times a day for her. I g…

Started by Miket

11 Mar 17
Reply by Racingfan60

Loneliness Hits you Smack in the Face

More rainy days in Georgia.  Times like this his absence is huge and loneliness hits me right in the face. 

Started by Riley

13 Feb 27
Reply by Susan

Who am I kidding?i

I receive regular supportive mailings from Brave Living/Brabe Girls Club and was particularly touched by a recent one about “When help show…

Started by catapan

6 Feb 24
Reply by catapan


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