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This Friday I will be getting re-married. As I approach year 5 (wow) of losing Kevin, I'm struggling with the balance of remembering him, mourning him, honoring him, but yet allowing for the honor…Continue
I am getting married on April 5th of this year. My fiance has been divorced and will be putting his old wedding ring towards the cost of our bands. I have meant to do something with my and Kevin's…Continue
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I can feel the surge of the wave of grief. The tide pulling me out, under, sucking the breathe out of me and causing my heart to race. This is what happens when the past overwhelms me. It has become even more difficult to deal with as my brain tries to understand celebrating a present and a future while mourning a past. Sometimes those events overlap.
This week marked 2 years ago that I met the boy. Two wonderful, growing, and enriching years. This week also marks the week that…Continue
When I see these pictures of Kevin, just about a month after his 36th Birthday, his last birthday on earth,
I see such life.
Kevin would be 40 on Saturday, April 7, 2012.
It's a moment I know I, probably more than him, would have looked forward to. If he were here.
I know myself, and I have a feeling I'd be renting or making one of those "Lordy, Lordy, Looks Who's 40??" signs.
Hello and greetings from CrazyWidow & CampWidow CWx2.
I realized, on my second year here at Camp Widow, that you can take time for yourself while you are here. Last year, I was overwhelmed - having broken my back 2 weeks prior to arrival, the trip was long and painful, and I was heavily medicated. I was presenting a blog workshop with the awesome Supa Dupa Fresh but just did not feel I had my wits about me. Combination of injury, drugs, and just plain…Continue