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.
Here are 8 practical ways to help the bereaved in areas that are often overlooked. The grieving does not always have the mental capacity to answer "How can I help?" Be the one who knows what to do.
When we allow grief to do its work, we experience a wide range of emotions, both negative and positive, as our lives adjust themselves to the loss we have experienced.
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 for what they must face.
Grief and Alcohol were two "demons" that incapacitated me, preventing me from living a full, happy life. I found my way free. Here is how. If I could do it, so can you.
The things I wish I could tell you dad.
If you have experienced the tragic loss of a baby, whether through stillbirth or loss in the NICU, you should not feel alone.If you just want to help or sympathize with someone who has lost their baby, this article may give you some insight.
You know, we sometimes go through life accepting that which we know and love is a part of life that is lasting. As a child, we often do not think of death, for ourselves or those close to us. Death is something that happens to people we do not know...
The comic takes a serious, touching turn 102 days after his wife's sudden death.