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Widowed in 2017 Discussions (18)

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Its Official

Its official I just hate hate hate hate this life without my Helen.  Cancer snatched Helen from me 30th June and I thought I was doing OK,…

Started by HelensRay

10 13 hours ago
Reply by Carmen513

Struggling to get by.

I lost my beautiful wife Mary after 30 years of marriage on December 23rd. It was our 30th anniversary. She died from Creutzfeldt–Jakob dis…

Started by Mike

9 yesterday
Reply by Carmen513

It's Getting Real or Is It

Today will be 4 weeks that my sweet husband Dan has been gone. I feel like it is getting more real at times but then I think oh no this rea…

Started by SoundOfSilence

10 Dec 31, 2017
Reply by betweenwaves

Struggling with the Vocabulary of Widowhood

Hello everyone, I am new to Widowed Village, so perhaps this has been discussed before, but I find my self struggling with the vocabulary o…

Started by bacasino

18 Dec 26, 2017
Reply by Carmen513

I have this feeling

Today has been a horrible day.  I am in the UK and have been confined to the house all day being snowed in.  Did talk on the phone to famil…

Started by HelensRay

0 Dec 10, 2017

How am I supposed to even begin to prepare for Christmas?

The holiday season is lurking - growing closer every day. It's supposed to be a joyous time with family and friends. It's not even Hallowee…

Started by Tania

3 Nov 16, 2017
Reply by Tania

How to Introduce Myself

I moved to my old hometown a few months ago, after a long absence.  I'm generally an outgoing person, before all the dark grief.  People ar…

Started by Pearlinden

1 Nov 2, 2017
Reply by BelovedPeach


Hi my husband Owen passed away 10 days ago. His battle with cancer finally ended. This overwhelming sadness is gut wrenching

Started by Kimmy

12 Oct 31, 2017
Reply by Malgosia


I am not here and it just didn't happen. Please come back please come backkk comee backkk

Started by Mickey

2 Oct 24, 2017
Reply by InsideLove

Another week...

And yet another week without my dear husband.  This makes six weeks since he passed. This is the worst time keeping ever. So unreal; such a…

Started by VenusBlue

7 Oct 23, 2017
Reply by Kathy


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