Grief – Normal and Okay

When my dad passed away a few years ago, I found that the grieving process was far more complicated than I ever imagined it would be. There were times I literally thought I was losing my mind as my emotions jumped from one extreme to another.

A few weeks ago a childhood friend lost her mom unexpectedly. I thought back to the first few months after my dad passed away and tried to capture all of the things that I wish someone had told me. Her View from Home published the article yesterday. It can be found here: Grief – Normal and Okay

Please share with someone else who is beginning or continuing on their own complicated journey.


2 Replies to “Grief – Normal and Okay”

  1. You never fail to amaze me with the depth of your understanding and ability to cope with what comes your way. I should not be surprised; it is something I have observed for years. No disrespect intended, but you are an “old soul” who has dealt with a lot–but you are richer for all of that. I admire your ability to remain true to your ideals. And I thank the Lord that you and hubby are bringing up your little ones to live as you live.


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