I'm new here, but not new to widowhood. I don't know if I'm posting this in the right place on this site. My husband died very suddenly and unexpectedly in 2015. I live in a small rural community. …Continue
Thank you for your comments. I can only make suggestions and comments that I have found worked for me. Perhaps variations of my comments may help another individual, or the fact that something I did worked for me and may be an…"
"Frank, thanks for sharing your experience. I have been upset with myself for having such a decline after four years when I really thought I was getting better. I appreciate knowing that I am not unusual in feeling that way. I am…"
My name is Frank. I live at 10,000' elevation inside the Colorado Rocky Mountains, in south Park County Colorado. The nearest town to me is the town of Como (pop-16). This is considered "Frontier" by the…"
"Hi Linda, I wish I had words that would really give you the comfort and strength you are asking for but all I can do is share my own feelings and hope that will help you feel less alone in your grief. First, yes—I am four years out…"
"Hi Linda, and welcome!
I think sometimes we focus too much on the timeline of grief and we become impatient with ourselves. I used to think I was “slow” to make progress as others seemed to be at a better place than me earlier on. We are…"
"So sorry to hear about your loss. I lost my husband this April but I was talking to a close friend whose husband has been gone for several years and she told me that even after all these years she sometimes has those moments. So don't think…"
"I am only 6 months out. I just had the worst birthday in my life without my dh. I pretty much cried most of the day. I too live in the country and not much i around. I am pretty sure most of my friend are tired of hearing how bad it hurts. but it…"
I'm new here, but not new to widowhood. I don't know if I'm posting this in the right place on this site. My husband died very suddenly and unexpectedly in 2015. I live in a small rural community. My friends have all disappeared. There are no widows groups or really any women's groups in my area. The nearest counselor is 3 and a half hours away. I'm just looking for someone to talk to. I suffer from severe anxiety. I do try to get out to the limited places I have to go. I am so lonely. …See More
"Welcome to Widville, Lostandlonely. I am truly sorry for your loss, and hope you find caring support and friendship here.Here's the best place to start: Need help using the site? Click the "help" link at the top of the page. You can…"
Welcome to Widville, Lostandlonely. I am truly sorry for your loss, and hope you find caring support and friendship here. Here's the best place to start: Need help using the site? Click the "help" link at the top of the page. You can join the Groups that fit you to connect to others with similar experiences. Share your story. Take a look at our Forum discussions where you'll find meaningful conversations taking place. I look forward to getting to know you here in Widville. Take care of yourself.