I know I never heard of this term or came to the realization that I was “different“ in having this trait until after you were gone, but somehow it seems such a weight to carry without…Blog Highly Sensitive Person - navigation without 4 Likes What you are missing...
I reflect a lot of the state of the world and how you would feel were you still here. I secretly am glad you are not. I will persevere on behalf of us both. It is my sacrifice to you as I know…Blog What you are missing... 2 Likes
I am four and a half years out from Ray's death. I am still on the journey to find out who I am now and who I want to be. I have just been on a train journey and that gave me a slow way of…Blog Reflecting as the journey changes. 4 Likes
I remember talking with a friend who lost her father suddenly, about how devastating it was for her. I remember her talking about how she never got the chance to say goodbye. I remember her…Blog I've Answered My Own Question 2 Likes
I've been in the fog of widowed love
it's a different fog than the first time
it's less rosy
and I've let it be less cozy
Forgive…Blog IN the Fog of widowed love 3 Likes
Two weeks ago would have been the time of year Kathy and I would be driving back down from Alberta to Arizona. We were snow birds in reverse. Here in the Valley of the Sun where we lived and I…Blog THE COLOR BLACK 7 Likes
Last night I came to a realization , an epiphany if you will…Blog When We Realize Who We Have Become 5 Likes
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…Blog Choosing Me 5 Likes From Camp Widow and Beyond
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…Blog From Camp Widow and Beyond 1 Like
There’s an exercise that apparently is quite commonly assigned by grief counselors as part of individual and group therapy sessions. It involves writing a letter to your deceased spouse to say all…Blog My Widow Letter to My Spouse 8 Likes DonnaBlue photo DonnaBlue 4 Likes