The Encouragers

    It is an amazing feeling to walk out of discouragement into encouragement!   When I began this blog I was determined to be as open about the grieving process that I was going through. It has been healing for me. I wanted to help others through my honesty. I wanted to send aContinue reading “The Encouragers”

The Calm And The Sunshine

I have to admit that I was in rebellion against my own process of working through grieving since I last wrote. Each time I would start to write I just felt a little frustrated that I was struggling the way that I was. Instead of writing I chose to pack or unpack. This transition inContinue reading “The Calm And The Sunshine”

2015: Not Losing Hope

As usual, a new year brings about reflection and resolutions. I found myself annoyed while I was on social media on New Years Eve. I was annoyed because so many mark a new year to change without really ever doing anything differently. I was annoyed because 2015 would mark the year, my first year, withoutContinue reading “2015: Not Losing Hope”

Thanksgiving: my thoughts on grieving and why I am thankful

This week has been interesting. The anticipation of the Thanksgiving holiday has been an up and down journey. By now I have become used to the interesting face of grief, even if I wish it were not there. Any writing that I do is normally a healing form of processing every feeling, and thought. TheseContinue reading “Thanksgiving: my thoughts on grieving and why I am thankful”