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sandi
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  • Rochester, NH
  • United States
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beautiful day..nothing to do

Started this discussion. Last reply by Susan Apr 7. 4 Replies

Its such a lovely day but spending it alone is the pits.  Seems harder and harder to connect with friends, not that I have a lot of friends and I am missing my hubby so much.  I try to keep busy, but…Continue

 

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sandi commented on kellygreenstrat (Colin)'s blog post I Thought These Things Only Happened In Movies
"Colin, Vicky sounds like a wonderful person and a true fighter.  Raising kids is tough work, even worse when your a single parent and I know it is  exhausting.  Just remember to be gentle with yourself.  I dream a lot too and…"
Jul 9
sandi replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion JUNE Anniversaries, Birthdays and Other Special Days
"I just passed my 1 year mark at the end of May.  My hubby was 62 and we were married 43 years.  On the anniversary the kids, grandkids and I planted a tree in his honor and spread some of his ashes in the ground with the tree.  I also…"
Jun 27
sandi replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion JUNE Anniversaries, Birthdays and Other Special Days
"I miss the chat room.  Hopefully they will fix it soon.  Hope you're doing ok.  Sandi"
Jun 27
sandi replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion Need help using the site? Ask here!
"yeah I having the same problem Debbie.  Hopefully it will get fixed soon"
Jun 27
sandi posted a blog post

Farewell to Albie

Farewell to the man I loveWhen I was sitting out on the deck last night I noticed a single star.  With the clouds so thick you couldn't see the moon, I knew it had to be you, and although I miss you so much I realized that you weren't gone at all.  In fact you are and always will be alive in our hearts and memories.I can see you tinkering with your candles, riding on your harley and constantly building something.  You lived to be outside, you were happy most any place, it didn't take much, a…See More
May 29
Susan replied to sandi's discussion how do we deal with the lonliness in the group Widowed in 2016
"Hi Sandi,     I'm sorry to your going through SOME of the same stuff I am. .... Paul died from Brain Cancer Dec. 7, 2016.... I seem to have Good Days and Bad days both. But when I'm feeling good, BOOM, the bad comes crashing in…"
Apr 27
sandi replied to Riley's discussion I don't want this life in the group Widowed in 2016
"I feel the same as both of you. I'm lost  and no clue about the future. I'm a planner and I just don't have a clue.  I am making myself physically sick"
Apr 22
sandi replied to Soaring Spirits's discussion Need help using the site? Ask here!
"Can anyone tell me why when I'm in the chat room my posts show up under ME instead of Sandi"
Apr 21
sandi replied to Jill's discussion How old were you when your spouse died? How does your age affect your self-concept now that you're on your own?
"You will get to the crying trust me.  It takes awhile for the reality to set in, you know their gone but still expect to see them.For me it was a few months before I Let loose and after 11 months I still cry daily.  I am so sorry for your…"
Apr 18
sandi replied to Jill's discussion How old were you when your spouse died? How does your age affect your self-concept now that you're on your own?
"I was 60 when I lost my husband Al 11 months ago. I'll be 61 in May but right now I feel so much older.  Al was my high school sweetheart and I was 16 when we married.  We had 43 great years together.  My kids and…"
Apr 16
BabushkaD (Debbie) left a comment for sandi
"Hi Sandi,    Sorry you missed us in the chatroom! Sometimes it's hit and miss there. Hope you have a blessed Easter. -Debbie"
Apr 15
sandi updated their profile
Apr 15
sandi commented on kellygreenstrat (Colin)'s blog post Heard it in a Love Song
"I am having the same issue with music.  After all the concerts and I still have all the albums from the 70's and 80's  I am struggling with music.  The only time I seem content listening is at church (crazy…"
Apr 13
sandi replied to Riley's discussion I don't want this life in the group Widowed in 2016
"Dear Kristen, I know how hard this is for you. It's killing me, but you have to go on and try to think of the good things.  It took me many months to get rid of the "bad images" of watching him die, but I am able now to push…"
Apr 13
sandi replied to Riley's discussion I don't want this life in the group Widowed in 2016
"Dear Riley, I really am sorry that things ended for you that way.  I lost my hubby of 43 years to cancer last May.  It is so hard.  I think that cancer is the word we all dread, there always seems like there is hope, but always…"
Apr 13
Susan replied to sandi's discussion beautiful day..nothing to do
"Hi Prissy,     I too seem to walk in my house and just look around wondering what to do . I keep cleaning out rooms. But you can only clean rooms so often.  I love listening to audiobooks as I work / clean. I need a list of new…"
Apr 7

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Farewell to Albie

Posted on May 29, 2017 at 4:35pm 0 Comments

Farewell to the man I love

When I was sitting out on the deck last night I noticed a single star.  With the clouds so thick you couldn't see the moon, I knew it had to be you, and although I miss you so much I realized that you weren't gone at all.  In fact you are and always will be alive in our hearts and memories.

I can see you tinkering with your candles, riding on your harley and constantly building something.  You lived to be outside, you were happy most any place, it…

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At 7:16pm on April 15, 2017, BabushkaD (Debbie) said…

Hi Sandi,

   Sorry you missed us in the chatroom! Sometimes it's hit and miss there. Hope you have a blessed Easter.

-Debbie

At 6:58am on July 11, 2016, rodsgurl09 said…

Welcome to Widville. I'm so very sorry for your loss, but pleased that you found us. You'll find caring support and friendship here.

Here's the best place to start: Need help using the site? Ask here!  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.

 
 
 

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