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Grief Holidays

I was going to start this article explaining why it was being written. Something like, “For most of us, throughout our lives, we anticipate the arrival of the holidays...


The Empty  Magic Chair

With the holidays lurking around the corner, we are reminded of the celebrations that we will miss with our loved ones who have past.  It can be extremely painful.  This is the time of year when I start to hear about...


Finding support following the loss of a loved one can create great challenges for the griever. In the beginning, if we’re lucky, we will be surrounded by family and friends. Calling to check in, dropping off food, asking if there’s anything they can do to help…in the early days of a loss we may not...


This weekend I was invited to speak at the...


The one who loved me for me

Is gone now.

His absence is like



Even though I try to be optimistic and look at all the blessings I still have, everything seems to be overshadowed by the death of my son who I lost to SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome) when he was almost 9-months-old.  I...


My empty arms

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I thought we would have

More time than we did

You should be here with me

That's how it should be

But every day



Time stands still
As I wait on the other side
To finally hold you again
If I could forget my loss
Long enough to remember
All that you had been

Trivial tokens mean so much
Once the passing of you
Became so resolute 
Denial kept me hidden
Pretending you weren't gone
Often took...


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