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Forever In My Heart

daylight turns to nightfall winter to spring another day, another season without you. everyday I wonder how I will get through the pain and loneliness of losing you. forever in my heart you live in my dreams your memory will … Continue reading

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Struggling At a Crossroad and Need Your Advice

I am at a crossroad and I need your advice. It has been almost 1.5 years since Darin passed away. Writing this blog profoundly helped (and continues to help me) through the toughest and darkest days of my life. The encouragement and … Continue reading

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A Story To Tell

I just returned from attending the She’s Connected Conference in Toronto. The conference was wonderful and I had the opportunity to meet a lot of people IRL that I follow on Twitter. Making a face to face connection was fantastic. I had … Continue reading

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Live Like You Are Dying

I was reminded today how precious life is. I had lunch with a friend that is very ill and may not have long to live. I went home and reflected on our conversation, our friendship. I reflected on how much … Continue reading

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A Big Scary Step

I am taking a big step next week and attending Blogher12 in NYC. I am excited yet scared at the same time. I am excited to go to NYC. I haven’t been there since the 80′s…..I bet it has changed … Continue reading

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Now Is The Time!

It started a week ago when I asked Lara to help me write a new twitter bio. I felt it was time to remove the word wife and add widow to my profile. I felt it was time to confront … Continue reading

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Big Announcement

I am so happy to annouce that I am starting a special project. The past 8.5 months have been absolute hell. Thanks to the love and support of my family, friends and online community, I am starting to feel alive again. The … Continue reading

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This Song Says it All

I would like to thank Ashley (ashypoo03) for sharing this video with me. I cried when I watched it and need to share it with everyone. A powerful song that deeply affected me and will resonate with anyone that has suffered … Continue reading

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Inside My Mind Tonight

A wave of sadness is setting in. As I am typing this, I can feel a dark cloud approaching. The only way I can describe how I feel right now is deep sadness, anger and worry. I am going to … Continue reading

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On Helping a Friend or Neighbour Cope With Loss

 On Helping a Friend or Neighbour Cope With Loss An excerpt from: “What To Do When Someone Dies” By Buz Overbeck and Joanie Overbeck. TLC Group Publications for Transition, Loss, and Change Dallas, Texas USA Before the Funeral Offer to … Continue reading

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