Death is a strange phenomenon. No one can quite understand it. But the emptiness we feel when someone we love passes away is truly real.
Sending your condolences is tough because it has to say what words cannot. Here are some sympathy gift ideas to convey your sincerities in a very simple but special way.
The loss of a child is incomprehensible. As I share my personal loss I reveal the conflicts of emotions and a wake up call to what should not be said to a grieving parent.
As we prepare for the death of those who are close to us, we may experience grief before the event even occurs. This can become problematic when it changes the way we feel and act toward them.
Help in dealing with a pet's death, including memorial ideas, music and remembrances.
An article looking at the complexities of grief and suggestions on how to deal with it based on medical advice, but most importantly, through the authors own experience.
I remember the day I finally saw you. I know it was before the sunrise although I did not look outside. I just had to look at the clock on the wall in front of me. It was before five in the morning, remember? You were...
Is this really true? Can people really die of a broken heart? Recent research has shown that yes you can die of a broken heart. Read on for details.
Put yourself in the place of a dying person. Learn to accept your own mortality and then reach out to someone who has been told they will die soon. Be there to listen and help them accept their situation and prepare...
My love of 39 years died in Janurary 2014. I wrote this piece before, and finally published it, because I am no longer the same person I was. Maybe some of my experiences can help you some day.